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On this day in 1990, dances with wolves, a film about an american civil war-era soldier and a group of sioux indians that stars kevin costner and also marks his directorial debut, premieres in los angeles the film, which opened across the united states on november 21, 1990, was a surprise box-office success and earned 12 academy. Watch full movie: dances with wolves (1990), online free lt john dunbar, exiled to a remote western civil war outpost, befriends wolves and indians, making him an intolerable aberration in the military.
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