ABOVE: Billy Bob Thornton plays David Crockett, a legend in his own time. (Center Left) Dennis Quaid is Sam Houston, who used the events at the Alamo as a rallying cry for Texas' independence. (Center Right) Jason Patric plays the passionate, zealous James Bowie. (Right) Patrick Wilson plays the commander at the Alamo, William Travis. BELOW: (Left) Emilio Echevarria plays Santa Anna, ruler of Mexico and commander of its forces. (Center) Jordi MoIIa is Juan Seguin. (Right) Marc Blucas plays James Bonham.