How the West Was Won (1962)

How the West Was Won
Type Feature Film
MPAA Rating N/A
Runtime 2hr 35mins.
Genres Western
Keywords epic, episodic
Status Released
US Release Date
Name Credit Credited as Role Id Sort Order
Carroll Baker Actor Eve Prescott 1 1000001
Lee Cobb Actor Lou Ramsey 1 1000002
Henry Fonda Actor Jethro Stuart 1 1000003
Carolyn Jones Actor Julie Rawlings 1 1000004
Karl Malden Actor Zebulon Prescott 1 1000005
Gregory Peck Actor Cleve Van Valen 1 1000006
George Peppard Actor Zeb Rawlings 1 1000007
Robert Preston Actor Roger Morgan 1 1000008
Debbie Reynolds Actor Lilith Prescott 1 1000009
James Stewart Actor Linus Rawlings 1 1000010
Eli Wallach Actor Charlie Gant 1 1000011
John Wayne Actor General William T Sherman 1 1000012
Richard Widmark Actor Mike King 1 1000013
Brigid Bazlen Actor Dora Hawkins 1 1000014
Walter Brennan Actor Colonel Hawkins 1 1000015
David Brian Actor Attorney 1 1000016
Andy Devine Actor Corporal Peterson 1 1000017
Raymond Massey Actor ("Civil War") 1 1000018
Agnes Moorehead Actor Rebecca Prescott 1 1000019
Harry Morgan Actor General Ulysses S Grant 1 1000020
Thelma Ritter Actor Agatha Clegg 1 1000021
Mickey Shaughnessy Actor Deputy Marshal 1 1000022
Russ Tamblyn Actor Reb Soldier 1 1000023
Tudor Owen Actor Scotsman 1 1000024
Barry Harvey Actor Scotsman's Son 1 1000025
Jamie Ross Actor Scotsman's Son 1 1000026
Willis Bouchey Actor Surgeon 1 1000027
Kimm Charney Actor Sam Prescott 1 1000028
Bryan Russell Actor Zeke Prescott 1 1000029
Claude Johnson Actor Jeremiah Rawlings 1 1000030
Jerry Holmes Actor Railroad Clerk 1 1000031
Rudolph Acosta Actor Desperado 1 1000032
Mark Allen Actor Colin 1 1000036
Lee Van Cleef Actor Marty 1 1000037
Charles Briggs Actor Barker 1 1000038
Jay Flippen Actor Huggins 1 1000039
Clinton Sundberg Actor Hylan Seabury 1 1000040
James Griffith Actor Gambler 1 1000041
Walter Burke Actor Gambler 1 1000042
Joe Sawyer Actor Ship's Officer 1 1000043
John Larch Actor Grimes 1 1000044
Jack Pennick Actor Corporal Murphy 1 1000045
Craig Duncan Actor James Marshall 1 1000046
Spencer Tracy Narrator Narration 120790 1000047
John Ford Director ("The Civil War") 2 2000001
Henry Hathaway Director (("The Rivers" "The Plains" "The Outlaws")) 2 2000002
George Marshall Director ("The Railroad") 2 2000003
Yakima Canutt Director 2nd unit director 2 2000004
Bernard Smith Producer n/a 3 3000001
James Webb Screenplay n/a 120778 4000001
Thomas Conroy Production Supervisor (Cinerama) 307 5000001
George Marshall Assistant Director n/a 163 5000002
William McGarry Assistant Director n/a 163 5000003
Robert Saunders Assistant Director n/a 163 5000004
Wingate Smith Assistant Director n/a 163 5000005
William Shanks Assistant Director n/a 163 5000006
William Daniels Director of Photography n/a 120780 6000001
Milton Krasner Director of Photography ("The Outlaws") 120780 6000002
Charles Lang Director of Photography n/a 120780 6000003
Joseph La Shelle Director of Photography (("The Civil War" "The Railroad")) 120780 6000004
Harold Wellman Director of Photography director of photography 2nd unit 120780 6000005
Harold Kress Editor n/a 172 7000001
Alfred Newman Music n/a 120781 8000001
Ken Darby Music music associate 120781 8000002
Robert Dolan Music Coordinator n/a 206 8000003
Alfred Newman Song ("How the West Was Won") 120859 8000004
Ken Darby Song ("How the West Was Won") 120859 8000005
Dave Guard Song Performer folk song performer 120788 8000006
Sammy Cahn Theme Lyrics lyrics("Home in the Meadow") 120861 8000008
John Mercer Theme Lyrics lyrics("Raise a Ruckus" "Wait For the Hoedown" "What Was Your Name in the States") 120861 8000009
Henry Grace Set Decorator n/a 165 9000001
Don Greenwood Set Decorator n/a 165 9000002
Jack Mills Set Decorator n/a 165 9000003
George Davis Art Director art direction 183 9000004
William Ferrari Art Director art direction 183 9000005
Addison Hehr Art Director art direction 183 9000006
Charles Hagedorn Consultant color consultant 120784 12000001
Walter Plunkett Costume Designer n/a 169 13000001
Sydney Guilaroff Hair hairstyles 120794 13000002
William Tuttle Makeup makeup creation 353 13000003
Fred Bosch Sound sound construction 120816 14000001
Ray Sharples Sound sound construction 120816 14000002
Franklin Milton Sound Supervisor n/a 120883 14000003
A Gillespie Special Effects special visual effects 168 23000001
Robert Hoag Special Effects special visual effects 168 23000002
Synopsis
Panoramic western following the daughter of a pioneering family from her youth in 1830 to old age.