The big country / 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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Subjects: Ranching--West (U.S.)--Drama
Man-woman relationships--Drama
Ship captains--Drama
Western films
Feature films
Films for the hearing impaired
Formats: Video Recording, DVD
Material Type: Projected medium -- Monograph
Language: English, French (translated from), English (translated from), Summary is in Spanish, Accompanying material in English, French, Spanish
Audience: Not rated by MPAA
Published: Santa Monica, CA : MGM Home Entertainment, [2001]
Series: Western legends
LC Classification: P, PN
Physical Description: 1 videodisc (167 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in
Added Titles: Hamilton, Donald, 1916- Big country
Additional Authors: Wyler, William, 1902-1981
Peck, Gregory, 1916-2003
Webb, James R
Bartlett, Sy, 1903-1978
Wilder, Robert, 1901-1974
West, Jessamyn
Wyler, Robert, 1900-1971
Simmons, Jean, 1929-
Baker, Carroll, 1931-
Heston, Charlton
Ives, Burl, 1909-1995
Bickford, Charles, 1889-1967
United Artists Corporation
MGM Home Entertainment Inc
Notes: ISBN: 079284923X
ISBN: 9780792849230
UPC: 027616859013
Videorecording number: 1001591MGM Home Entertainment
English or French language soundtrack (mono) with optional subtitles in French and Spanish ; closed-captioned in English for the hearing impaired
Cast: Gregory Peck, Jean Simmons, Charlton Heston, Carroll Baker, Burl Ives, Charles Bickford, Chuck Connors, Alfonso Bedoya
Credits: Director of photography, Franz F. Planer ; music, Jerome Moross ; supervising editor, Robert Swink
Widescreen format (aspect ratio 2.35:1)
Originally released as a motion picture in 1958
"From the novel by Donald Hamilton."
Includes the original theatrical trailer
Summary: 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
Not rated by MPAA
Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor (Ives), 1959
This item was acquired through funding from the William D. Mulliken '61 Library Acquisitions Fund
Donation Info: Donor : Mulliken, William D
OCLC Number: 46804538
ISBN/ISSN: 079284923X