How the West Was Won (1962)
The epic journey of four generations of Americans who carved a country with their bare hands
poster How the West Was Won
IMDb Rating:
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7.1/10 (18304 votes)

Country:United States, 164 minutes

Spoken Languages:English

Genre(s):Western

Director(s):John Ford, Henry Hathaway, George Marshall, Richard Thorpe

Video Codec:Unknown

Number: 3108

Storyline:
Setting off on a journey to the west in the 1830s, the Prescott family run into a man named Linus, who helps them fight off a pack of thieves. Linus then marries daughter Eve Prescott (Carroll Baker), and 30 years later goes off to fight in the Civil War with their son, with bloody results. Eve's sister, Lily, heads farther west and has adventures with a professional gambler, stretching all the way to San Francisco and into the 1880s.

Cast:
Carroll Baker (as Eve Prescott), Lee J. Cobb (as Marshal Lou Ramsey), Henry Fonda (as Jethro Stuart), Carolyn Jones (as Julie Rawlings), Karl Malden (as Zebulon Prescott)

Medium: Unknown,

Loaned: No

Aspect ratio: 2.55:1