August 24, 2007
Genre(s): Drama, History, Western
The Francher Party is on its way to California when they encounter a group of Mormon militiamen. Before any hostilities break out, Bishop Jacob Samuelson resolves the situation peacefully. Still, Samuelson and his followers object to the party transporting race horses to be used for gambling. Even as the tension builds between the two groups, Samuelson's son, Jonathan, falls in love with Emily Hudson, the daughter of the Francher Party's pastor. When Jonathan learns that some Mormon leaders plan to slaughter the Francher Party, he objects and is thrown in prison. Now Jonathan must escape to try and save the lives of the everyone in the wagon train, including the woman he loves.