How The West Was Won

  • 1963
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Western

Dense and episodic western omelet, tries to condense the evolution of the American west by channeling it through one family's experiences, over three generations. The film is split between four directors with Hathaway's sequences clearly the most cohesive and colorful. This is an all-star guessing-game cast that adults can have fun with, and there's more

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Writer (1 Credit)
James R. Webb
Producer (1 Credit)
Bernard Smith
Cinematographer (5 Credits)
Harold Wellman
Joseph La Shelle
Milton Krasner
Editor (1 Credit)
Musical Composer (2 Credits)
Alfred Newman
Ken Darby
Art Director (3 Credits)
Addison Hehr
George W. Davis
William Ferrari
Set Decorator (3 Credits)
Don Greenwood
Henry Grace
Jack Mills
Costumes (1 Credit)
Walter Plunkett
Special Effects (2 Credits)
A. Arnold Gillespie
Robert R. Hoag
Make Up (1 Credit)
William Tuttle