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How the West Was Won

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MPAA Rating: G
Genre: Western
Director: John Ford

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, and 30 years later goes off to fight in the Civil War with their son, with bloody results. Eve's sister, Lily, heads further west and has adventures with a professional gambler, stretching all the way to San Francisco and into the 1880s.

Cast :

  • Carroll Baker
  • Eve Prescott
  • Lee J. Cobb
  • Marshal Lou Ramsey
  • Henry Fonda
  • Jethro Stuart
  • Carolyn Jones
  • Julie Rawlings
  • Spencer Tracy
  • Narrator
  • Karl Malden
  • Zebulon Prescott
  • Gregory Peck
  • Cleve Van Valen
  • George Peppard
  • Zebulon ``Zeb'' Rawlings
  • Robert Preston
  • Roger Morgan
  • Debbie Reynolds
  • Lily Prescott
  • James Stewart
  • Linus Rawlings
  • Eli Wallach
  • Charlie Gant
  • John Wayne
  • Gen. William Tecumseh Sherman
  • Richard Widmark
  • Mike King
  • Brigid Bazlen
  • Dora Hawkins
  • Walter Brennan
  • Col. Jeb Hawkins
  • David Brian
  • Lilith's attorney
  • Andy Devine
  • Cpl. Peterson
  • Raymond Massey
  • Abraham Lincoln
  • Agnes Moorehead
  • Rebecca Prescott
  • Harry Morgan
  • Gen. Ulysses S. Grant
  • Thelma Ritter
  • Agatha Clegg
  • Mickey Shaughnessy
  • Deputy Stover
  • Russ Tamblyn
  • Confederate deserter
Producers :
Bernard Smith
Writers :

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