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The big country

Language and/or Subtitles: English
French
Spanish
Format: DVD 2001
Availability: Available at 3 Libraries 3 of 7 copies
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Clairton Public Library Audio/Visual Collection DVD
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North Versailles Public Library DVD NVDVD 452
Location  North Versailles Public Library
 
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Northland Public Library Audio Video Western BIG COUNTRY (DVD)
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Collection  Audio Video
 
Call Number  Western BIG COUNTRY (DVD)
 
 
 
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Summary
An ex-sea captain moves out west to marry his fiancee and live on her father's ranch, but clashes with a farmhand and discovers problems with the neighbors, and eventually falls for a school teacher instead. Adapted from Donald Hamilton's novel.
Additional Information
Series Western legends.
Subjects Ranching -- West (U.S.) -- Drama.
Man-woman relationships -- Drama.
Ship captains -- Drama.
Vendetta -- Drama.
Western films.
Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Publisher Santa Monica, CA :MGM Home Entertainment,2001
Edition Widescreen version.
Other Titles Big country.
Contributors 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, 1929-2010.
Baker, Carroll, 1931-
Heston, Charlton.
Ives, Burl, 1909-1995.
Bickford, Charles, 1891-1967.
Hamilton, Donald, 1916-2006. Big country.
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer.
United Artists Corporation.
MGM Home Entertainment Inc.
Participants/Performers Gregory Peck, Jean Simmons, Charlton Heston, Carroll Baker, Burl Ives, Charles Bickford, Chuck Connors, Alfonso Bedoya.
Other Contributors Director of photography, Franz F. Planer ; music, Jerome Moross ; supervising editor, Robert Swink.
Audience Not rated.
Language English
French
Spanish
Closed-captioned.
English or French language soundtrack (mono) with optional subtitles in French and Spanish.
Notes DVD release of the 1958 motion picture.
Based on the novel by Donald Hamilton.
Special features: original theatrical trailer.
System Details DVD; Dolby digital.
Awards Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor (Ives), 1959.
Description 1 videodisc (167 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
ISBN 079284923X
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