The Big Country

Streaming video - 1958

This bold, epic western is the story of a ship's captain (Gregory 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 legendary William Wyler directs, and Burl Ives won a Supporting Actor Oscar® for his role in this an action-packed adventure that triumphs as a work of art.

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Genres
Feature films
Online Access
A Kanopy streaming video
Cover Image
Published
[San Francisco, California, USA] : MGM 1958.
2022.
Language
English
Item Description
Title from title frames.
Film
In Process Record.
Physical Description
1 online resource (streaming video file) (167 minutes): digital, .flv file, sound
Format
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Access
AVAILABLE FOR USE ONLY BY IOWA CITY AND RESIDENTS OF THE CONTRACTING GOVERNMENTS OF JOHNSON COUNTY, UNIVERSITY HEIGHTS, HILLS, AND LONE TREE (IA).
Other Authors
William Wyler (film director), Carroll Baker (actor), Gregory Peck, Jean Simmons