Released Date
November 9, 1990
Distributor
Orion Pictures
Genre
Western
Rating
PG-13
Budget
$22,000,000
Worldwide Gross
Domestic Gross + International Gross = Worldwide Gross
$184,208,848 + $240,000,000 = $424,208,848
67

Kevin Costner

as Lt. John J. Dunbar / Dances with Wolves

69

Mary McDonnell

as Stands With A Fist

74

Wes Studi

as Toughest Pawnee

1949-2010

Maury Chaykin

as Maj. Fambrough

1949-2005

Charles Rocket

as Lt. Elgin

71

Tantoo Cardinal

as Black Shawl

1954-2004

Robert Pastorelli

as Timmons

44

Michael Spears

as Otter

1936-2007

Floyd Redcrow Westerman

as Chief Ten Bears

About Dances with Wolves

Lieutenant John Dunbar, assigned to a remote western Civil War outpost, befriends wolves and Native Americans, making him an intolerable aberration in the military.

About

Epic based on the Michael Blake novel of the same name which tells the story of a Union Army lieutenant who befriends wolves and Indians after being assigned to a remote western Civil War outpost. 

Trivia

The film was selected for preservation in the United States National Film Registry. It won Academy Awards for Best Picture, Director, Adapted Screenplay, Original Score, Film Editing, Cinematography and Sound.