How the West Was Won Poster Image
Rated
G
Runtime 164 min
Ratings
86% critics Rotten Tomatoes
74% audience Rotten Tomatoes
Genre Western
Release 02/20/63
Actors Carroll Baker, Lee J. Cobb, Henry Fonda, Carolyn Jones
Directors John Ford, Henry Hathaway, George Marshall, Richard Thorpe
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 (Carroll Baker), and 30 years later goes off to fight in the Civil War with their son, with bloody results. Eve's sister, Lily, heads farther west and has adventures with a professional gambler, stretching all the way to San Francisco and into the 1880s.
Genre Western
Release 02/20/63
Actors Carroll Baker, Lee J. Cobb, Henry Fonda, Carolyn Jones
Directors John Ford, Henry Hathaway, George Marshall, Richard Thorpe
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 (Carroll Baker), and 30 years later goes off to fight in the Civil War with their son, with bloody results. Eve's sister, Lily, heads farther west and has adventures with a professional gambler, stretching all the way to San Francisco and into the 1880s.