The epic tale of the development of the American West from the 1830s through the Civil War to the end of the century, as seen through the eyes of one pioneer family.

cast

Carroll Baker Eve Prescott Rawlings
Lee J. Cobb Marshal Lou Ramsey
Henry Fonda Jethro Stuart
Carolyn Jones Julie Rawlings
Karl Malden Zebulon Prescott
Gregory Peck Cleve Van Valen
George Peppard Zeb Rawlings
Robert Preston Roger Morgan
Debbie Reynolds Lily Prescott
James Stewart Linus Rawlings
Eli Wallach Charlie Gant
John Wayne William Sherman
Richard Widmark Mike King
Brigid Bazlen Jeb Hawkins’ Daughter
Walter Brennan Jeb Hawkins
David Brian Lilith’s Attorney
Andy Devine Peterson
Raymond Massey Abraham Lincoln
Agnes Moorehead Rebecca Prescott
Harry Morgan Ulysses S. Grant
Thelma Ritter Agatha Clegg
Mickey Shaughnessy Deputy Stover
Russ Tamblyn Confederate Deserter
Spencer Tracy
Harry Dean Stanton Gant Henchman (uncredited)

crew

Lyricist Johnny Mercer
Director of Photography Charles Lang
Director of Photography William H. Daniels
Set Decoration Henry Grace
Director of Photography Joseph LaShelle
Hairstylist Sydney Guilaroff
Editor Harold F. Kress
Director John Ford
Original Music Composer Alfred Newman
Songs Alfred Newman
Director of Photography Milton Krasner
Art Direction George W. Davis
Costume Design Walter Plunkett
Art Direction Addison Hehr
Recording Supervision Franklin Milton
Director George Marshall
Screenplay John Gay
Lyricist Ken Darby
Art Direction William Ferrari
Makeup Artist William Tuttle
Visual Effects A. Arnold Gillespie
Director Henry Hathaway
Writer James R. Webb
Producer Bernard Smith
Second Unit Cinematographer Harold E. Wellman

Country: United States of America
Studio & Production Companies: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
Runtime: 162 minutes
Release Date: 1962-10-01