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How the West was won

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Blu-ray version ; widescreen letterbox version.


In English, French or Spanish, with optional English, French or Spanish subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.


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, Henry (Harry) Morgan, Thelma Ritter, Mickey Shaugnessy, Russ Tamblyn ; narrated by Spencer Tracy.

Publication Information

Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, [2011]

Physical Description

1 videodisc (164 minutes) : sound, colored ; 4 3/4 in.


MPAA rating: G.


A family saga covering several decades of Westward expansion in the nineteenth century, including the Gold Rush, the Civil War, and the building of the railroads.


"Widescreen version transfer tailored to home screens"--Container.

Originally released as a motion picture in 1962.

Special features: Commentary by filmmaker David Strohmaier, director of Cinerama, Inc. John Sittig, film historian Rudy Behlmer, music historian Jon Burlingame and stuntman Loren James ; Cinerama adventure: bonus movie documentary about the revolutionary movie exhibition process ; theatrical trailer.

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