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The big country

Author: William WylerGregory PeckJames R WebbSy BartlettRobert WilderAll authors
Publisher: Santa Monica, CA : MGM Home Entertainment, [2001]
Series: Western legends.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A retired ship captain moves west to marry and start life over as a rancher. He finds himself between two families at war over cattle watering rights, unaccepted by the local people, and in a deteriorating relationship.
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Genre/Form: DVD-Video discs
Drama
Feature films
Fiction films
Film adaptations
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Western films
Named Person: Donald Hamilton; Donald Hamilton
Material Type: Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: William Wyler; Gregory Peck; James R Webb; Sy Bartlett; Robert Wilder; Jessamyn West; Robert Wyler; Jean Simmons; Carroll Baker; Charlton Heston; Burl Ives; Charles Bickford; Chuck Connors; Alfonso Bedoya; Franz E Planer; Jerome Moross; Robert Swink; Donald Hamilton; Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer.; United Artists Corporation.; MGM Home Entertainment Inc.
ISBN: 079284923X 9780792849230
OCLC Number: 46804538
Language Note: English or French language soundtrack with optional subtitles in French and Spanish; closed-captioned in English for the hearing impaired.
Notes: "From the novel by Donald Hamilton."
Originally released as a motion picture in 1958.
Includes the original theatrical trailer.
Credits: Director of photography, Franz F. Planer ; music, Jerome Moross ; supervising editor, Robert Swink.
Cast: Gregory Peck, Jean Simmons, Charlton Heston, Carroll Baker, Burl Ives, Charles Bickford, Chuck Connors, Alfonso Bedoya.
Awards: Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor (Ives), 1959.
Target Audience: Not rated by MPAA.
Description: 1 videodisc (167 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, NTSC, region 1, widescreen format (aspect ratio 2.35:1); Dolby digital mono.
Series Title: Western legends.
Other Titles: Big country (Motion picture)
Responsibility: Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; United Artists presents William Wyler's production ; screenplay by James R. Webb & Sy Bartlett, Robert Wilder ; adaptation by Jessamyn West & Robert Wyler ; produced by William Wyler & Gregory Peck ; directed by William Wyler.

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A retired ship captain moves west to marry and start life over as a rancher. He finds himself between two families at war over cattle watering rights, unaccepted by the local people, and in a deteriorating relationship.

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