How The West Was Won (Special Edition) (Digibook) (1963)
The sprawling story of three generations of 19th-century pioneers, and their odyssey from New England to the frontier, is a true western classic with an all-star cast. The saga begins as families are joined together when fur trapper Linus Rawlings (James Stewart) marries Eve Prescott (Carroll Baker) after saving her family from river pirates. John Wayne, Henry Fonda, Debbie Reynolds, and Gregory Peck co-star; Spencer Tracy narrates. Co-directed by John Ford, Henry Hathaway, and George Marshall. 164 min. Widescreen (Enhanced); Soundtracks: English Dolby TrueHD 5.1, Dolby Digital 5.1, French Dolby Digital 5.1, German Dolby Digital 5.1, Italian Dolby Digital 5.1, Spanish Dolby Digital 5.1; Subtitles: English, Chinese, Danish, Dutch, Finnish, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Norwegian, Portuguese, Spanish, Swedish; audio commentary; documentary; theatrical trailer; 40-page book. Includes a special curved-screen "Smilebox" version that replicates the original Cinerama theatrical experience. Also includes the documentary "Cinerama Adventure" (2002). Two-disc set.
Academy Award ®
Winner: Best Original Screenplay, Best Sound, Best Editing
Nominee: Best Picture, Best Cinematography (Color), Best Interior Decoration (Color), Best Score (Substantially Original), Best Costume Design (Color)
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- John Ford, Henry Hathaway, George Marshall
- Closed Captioned:
- Cast: Spencer Tracy, Carroll Baker, Lee J. Cobb, Henry Fonda, Carolyn Jones, Karl Malden, Gregory Peck, George Peppard, Robert Preston, Debbie Reynolds, James Stewart, Eli Wallach, John Wayne, Richard Widmark, Brigid Bazlen, Walter Brennan, David Brian, Andy Devine, Raymond Massey, Agnes Moorehead, Harry Morgan, Thelma Ritter, Mickey Shaughnessy, Russ Tamblyn, Tudor Owen... More
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- DVD, DVD Ultimate Edition, Blu-ray Widescreen