Portraying dramatic situations that occur during the construction of the first transcontinental railroad, this AMC western series set in 1865 focuses on the story of ex-Confederate soldier Cullen Bohannon (Anson Mount), who obtains a foreman's job working for the Union Pacific Railroad while searching for his wife's murderers. The hunt will not be easy, and his quest is fated to include much bloodshed before his revenge is carried out. Colm Meaney, Common, and Dominique McElligott co-star. 57 episodes on 17 discs. 40 1/2 hrs. Widescreen; Soundtrack: English.