He ends up forging an uneasy alliance with a dangerous member of the tribe, played by Jason Momoa (“Game of Thrones”) after a terrible tragedy and cover-up.
“The Red Road” stars Martin Henderson (“Devil’s Knot”) as a local sheriff of a small town outside New York City and the neighboring mountains that are home to a federally unrecognized Native American tribe.
In 1865, during the Civil War, Confederate forces attacked Fort Stedman in Virginia but were forced to withdraw because of counterattacking Union troops.
In 1911, 146 people, mostly young female immigrants, were killed when fire broke out at the Triangle Shirtwaist Co. In 1924, the Second Hellenic Republic was proclaimed in Greece.
In 1931, in the so-called "Scottsboro Boys" case, nine young black men were taken off a train in Alabama, accused of raping two white women; after years of convictions, death sentences and imprisonment, the nine were eventually vindicated.
In 1947, a coal-dust explosion inside the Centralia Coal Co. 5 in Washington County, Illinois, claimed 111 lives; 31 men survived. led 25,000 people to the Alabama state capitol in Montgomery after a five-day march from Selma to protest the denial of voting rights to blacks.