Chicago Sun-Times - 10/20/1995
"...The film offers lovely scenery, gripping adventure and an exhilarating triumph over adversity..."
When a young colonial woman is captured by hostile Shawnee warriors, she uses her courage and intelligence to escape with another female captive, crossing the dangerous Virginia wilderness in search of her lost home. Based on the novel by James Alexander Thom.
The critically acclaimed Hallmark Hall of Fame series presents this dramatic tale of a pioneer woman who becomes the hostage of a Shawnee warrior. The stellar cast includes Eric Schweig, who appeared in "Last of the Mohicans and has portrayed Squanto; Sheryl Lee, of "Twin Peaks" fame, and Academy Award winning actress Ellen Burstyn.