He was a legend in his own time...and for all time. Jeff Bridges portrays wild Bill Hickok, the hard-drinking, quick-shooting gunslinger who lived on the edge. Hickok's amazing story is told with a stunning visual style and lightning-fast pace, illuminating one of the most exciting heroes of the American West. Wild Bill is "an action-packed masterpiece" (Paul Wunder, WBAI Radio).
In the town of Deadwood, South Dakota, Wild Bill must face his most lethal enemy. A mysterious stranger (David Arquette) has arrived announcing that he will not leave until Hickok is dead. Wild Bill finds comfort in the arms of sexy Calamity Jane (Ellen Barkin), but he is haunted by the memory of the one woman he truly loved -- a longing that could ultimately bring about his downfall. As Hickok and his opponent near their explosive confrontation, the stage is set for a powerful climax unsurpassed in high drama and edge-of-your-seat excitement.