A 121-year-old frontiersman recalls his checkered life, of having been rescued and raised by the Cheyenne, of working as a snake-oil salesman, of being the only white survivor of the infamous Battle of the Little Bighorn.
Dustin Hoffman Jack Crabb/Little Big Man
Faye Dunaway Mrs. Pendrake
Chief Dan George Old Lodge Skins
Martin Balsam Mr. Merriweather
Richard Mulligan Gen. George Armstrong Custer