Richard T. Heffron
Chief Joseph (Ned Romero) takes a stand against the U.S. government in this drama about the famous Nez Perce leader. Tensions mount when Gen. Howard (James Whitmore) orders the Indian chief to relocate his people to inadequate reservation lands. The defiant leader makes a dangerous attempt to lead his tribe to Canada. Sam Elliott and John Kauffman also star in this made-for-television drama, which first aired in 1975.