Hell on Wheels
Hell on Wheels tells the epic story of post-Civil War America, focusing on a Confederate soldier (Mount) who sets out to exact revenge on the Union soldiers who have killed his wife. His journey takes him west to Hell on Wheels, a dangerous, raucous, lawless melting pot of a town that travels with and services the construction of the first transcontinental railroad, an engineering feat unprecedented for its time.
Historical western tells about a former slave-owner and Confederate soldiers â€“ Cullen Bohannan. Cullenâ€™s wife was raped and killed by the soldiers of the Union. Cullen takes matters into their own hands and kills those people, after that he turns on the construction of the railway. The role of Cullen plays Anson Mount.Read more »
In the center of the narrative â€“ a former Confederate Army soldier Cullen Bohannan. He takes revenge on the killers of his wife and does so in a very cynical and cruel manner. Cullen â€“ a strong and charismatic personality. Such as it is either just really respect or hate. On his way Bohannan finds true friends and worst enemies. Events unfold against the backdrop of the railway construction. And the road itself â€“ not just a decoration, but rather another hero, and not the least important. It is a symbol of the hopes, aspirations, courage, hard work, new beginnings...Read more »
The new season begins with the events of winter 1867. The former confederate soldier Cullen Bohannon readying to assume control of the Union Pacific Railroad, emancipated slave Elam Ferguson wondering whether wearing a badge will be too dangerous for a new family man, and railroad impresario Thomas â€œDocâ€ Durant scheming to get out of jail and back into business.Read more »
In season 4 civilization makes its way west with the railroad, bringing with it men who attempt to do with their pens what rougher men did in seasons past with their guns. Conflict between government and big business, ranchers, homesteaders and the railroad will continue to define the drama as all of those interests compete with one another for control of Cheyenne, Wyoming, the â€œMagic City of the Plains,â€ and the most important railroad hub in the country. The season will also introduce several new characters...Read more »