For a better experience on MUBI, update your browser.
2.8
84 Ratings

The Alamo

Directed by John Wayne
United States, 1960
Drama, Adventure, History

Synopsis

The legendary true story of a small band of soldiers who sacrificed their lives in hopeless combat against a massive army in order to prevent a tyrant from smashing the new Republic of Texas.

This film is not currently playing on MUBI but 30 other great films are. See what's now showing
The Alamo Directed by John Wayne

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1961 | Winner: Best Sound

1961 | 6 nominations including: Best Picture

National Board of Review

1960 | Winner: Top Ten Films

Golden Globes (USA)

1961 | Winner: Best Original Score

What are people saying?