Director Mark Tinker
Initial DVD release September 7, 2004
Country United States
Prequel Bonanza: The Return
|Writer David Dortort, Denne Bart Petitclerc|
Release date January 15, 1995
Cast Leonard Nimoy (Frank James), Ben Johnson, Michael Landon - Jr, Jack Elam, Dennis Farina
Similar movies Bonanza: Under Attack and Bonanza: The Return are part of the same movie series
Bonanza: Under Attack is a 1995 made-for-television film sequel to the 1959–1973 television series Bonanza and television films Bonanza: The Next Generation (1988) and Bonanza: The Return (1993). The movie was directed by Mark Tinker and features noted character actors Ben Johnson, Jack Elam, Dennis Farina, and Richard Roundtree, as well as Leonard Nimoy.
None of the characters from the original series appears since the entire cast, with the exception of Pernell Roberts, had passed. The cast does include Michael Landon Jr. and Dirk Blocker, sons of the actors who originally starred as Little Joe and Hoss Cartwright.
Nimoy and Farina portray real-life figures, outlaw Frank James (brother of Jesse James) and Pinkertons detective Charlie Siringo.
ReferencesBonanza: Under Attack Wikipedia
Bonanza: Under Attack IMDb Bonanza: Under Attack themoviedb.org