Dramatic true story of Nez Perce Indian leader Chief Joseph, who in the 1870s refused to move his people to a reservation as ordered by the government. With the U.S. Army pursuing them, the Nez Perce set out on an arduous 1,700-mile trek to try to cross the border into Canada. James Whitmore, Sam Elliott, Ned Romero, and Emilio Delgado star. 103 min. Standard; Soundtrack: English.