A rollicking, fictionalized account of the life of Martha Jane Canary, better known as Calamity Jane, as she cuts a wide swath through the Old West. Based on Larry McMurtry's novel, this story also features Buffalo Bill, Annie Oakley, Sitting Bull and other Western legends. Recipient of ten Emmy nominations.
Television adaptation of Larry McMurtry's novel about famous frontierswoman Calamity Jane, who learned to cope -- and even triumph -- in the predominantly male world of the 1870's west.
Broadcast premiere April 30 & May 1, 1995 on the CBS Television Network.
Filmed on location in New Mexico and UK.
Co-produced by dePasse Entertainment. Copyright 1995 CBS Inc.