The Big Country (1958)

Big Country
Type Feature Film
MPAA Rating N/A
Runtime 2hr 46mins.
Genres Adaptation, Western
Keywords epic
Status Released
US Release Date
  
Name Credit Credited as Role Id Sort Order
Franz Planer Director of Photography n/a 120780 6000001
Wallace Chewning Camera Operator camera operator 2nd unit 239 6000002
Robert Swink Editor n/a 172 7000001
Jerome Moross Music n/a 120781 8000001
Ivan Volkman Assistant Director n/a 163 5000001
Donald Hamilton Source Material (from novel) ("Ambush at Blanco Canyon") 120793 4000006
Robert Wilder Screenplay n/a 120778 4000003
Robert Wilder Writer (adaptation) adaptation 120896 4000004
Jessamyn West Writer (adaptation) adaptation 120896 4000005
Edward G Boyle Set Decorator n/a 165 9000001
Frank Hotaling Art Director art direction 183 9000002
Roger Heman Sound n/a 120816 14000001
John Kean Sound n/a 120816 14000002
Saul Bass Titles title design 120825 23000001
Harry Maret Jr. Makeup n/a 353 13000005
Dan Greenway Makeup n/a 353 13000004
Emile Santiago Costume Designer costume design 169 13000001
Yvonne Wood Costume Designer costume design 169 13000002
Joan St Oegger Hair hairstyles 120794 13000003
Sy Bartlett Screenplay n/a 120778 4000002
James R Webb Screenplay n/a 120778 4000001
Alfonso Bedoya Actor Ramon 1 1000007
Chuck Connors Actor Buck Hannassey 1 1000008
Chuck Hayward Actor Rafe 1 1000009
Buff Brady Actor Dude 1 1000010
Charles Bickford Actor Major Henry Terrill 1 1000006
Burl Ives Actor Rufus Hannassey 1 1000005
Jean Simmons Actor Julie Maragon 1 1000002
Carroll Baker Actor Patricia Terrill 1 1000003
Charlton Heston Actor Steve Leech 1 1000004
Jim Burk Actor Cracker 1 1000011
Dorothy Adams Actor Hannassey Woman 1 1000012
Robert Swink Director 2nd unit director 2 2000002
William Wyler Producer n/a 3 3000001
Gregory Peck Producer n/a 3 3000002
William Wyler Director n/a 2 2000001
Jay Slim Talbot Actor Terrill Cowboy 1 1000016
Chuck Robertson Actor Terrill Cowboy 1 1000013
Bob Morgan Actor Terrill Cowboy 1 1000014
John Morgan Actor Terrill Cowboy 1 1000015
Gregory Peck Actor James McKay 1 1000001
Synopsis
An ex-ship captain arrives in the West to marry a rancher's daughter and finds himself caught up in the middle of a feud with a rival rancher. Soon, he becomes disillusioned with the bickering and, seeing that his-wife-to-be is agreeing with it all, he meets in falls in love with a local schoolteacher.