Hell on Wheels - Season 1, Episode 1 - Rotten Tomatoes

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A former Confederate soldier Cullen Bohannon travels west to seek work on the first transcontinental railroad and wreak vengeance upon the Union soldiers who killed his wife. His quest takes him to Hell on Wheels, the lawless travelling town that follows the rail construction operation.


Anson Mount
as Cullen Bohannon
Colm Meaney
as Thomas "Doc" Durant
as Elam Ferguson
Ben Esler
as Sean McGinnes
Philip Burke
as Mickey McGinnes
Phil Burke (II)
as Mickey McGinnes
Eddie Spears
as Joseph Black Moon
Ted Levine
as Daniel Johnson
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