Dances With Wolves (Orion, 1990)
Kevin Costner directed and stars in this tale of a Union Army officer that gains a mutual respect with a tribe of Sioux. The film was generally well received by native Americans, in no small part to the use of actual Indian languages (Lakota, Pawnee). The first western to win Best Picture since 1931. Color, 181 minutes. Added to the National Film Registry in 2007.