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The Big Country (reissue)

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Genres: Western, Romance
Starring: Gregory Peck, Charlton Heston, Jean Simmons, Carroll Baker, Burl Ives, Chuck Connors, Charles Bickford, Alfonso Bedoya
Director: William Wyler
Plot Sypnosis:
THE BIG COUNTRY (1958) Color 166 Minutes 2.35:1 Not Rated
From William Wyler, the legendary director of Mrs. Miniver, The Best Years of Our Lives and Ben-Hur, comes this epic western featuring an incredible cast of screen legends Gregory Peck (The Guns of Navarone), Jean Simmons (Elmer Gantry), Charlton Heston (The Ten Commandments), Carroll Baker (The Carpetbaggers) and Burl Ives (Cat on a Hot Tin Roof) in his Oscar®-winning performance (Best Actor in a Supporting Role). This bold, sweeping tale of a ship's captain (Peck) who ventures west to find a hotbed of jealousy, hatred and dangerous rivalries. As the reluctant hero is thrust into the maelstrom, he must summon all of his resolve to save not only his own life, but also the life of the woman he loves. The Big Country is an action-packed adventure that triumphs as a work of art. The film’s legendary rousing score by Jerome Moross (The War Lord) was nominated for an Oscar®. The stellar cast also includes Charles Bickford (Duel in the Sun) and Chuck Connors (TV’s The Rifleman and Branded).
NOTE: This reissue is exactly the same transfer, extras and encoding as our 2018 release.
• Audio Commentary by Noted Film Historian Sir Christopher Frayling
Directed by William Wyler: Documentary
• Wyler Doc Outtakes with Gregory Peck, Charlton Heston and Billy Wilder
• Interviews with Cecilia Peck, Carey Peck and Tony Peck
• Interview with Fraser Heston
• Interview with Catherine Wyler
• Fun in the Country – Featurette
• Larry Cohen on Chuck Connors
• Image Gallery
• TV Spot
• Theatrical Trailer
• Reversbile Art
• Limited Edition O-Card Slipcase
• Optional English Subtitles
Release Details

Movie Release Year: 1958
Tech Specs & Release Details

Length: 166
Specs: Blu-ray Disc
Video Resolution/Codec: 1080p AVC/MPEG-4
Aspect Ratio(s): 2.35:1
Audio Formats: English: DTS-HD MA 2.0
Subtitles/Captions: English SDH