How the West Was Won (1962)


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.

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Movie Score: 7/10 from 136 votes
Release Date: 1962-11-01
Status: Released
Run time: 162 min / 2:42
Production Studio : Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
Production Country: United States of America
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How the West Was Won Casts

Carroll Baker
as Eve Prescott Rawlings
Lee J. Cobb
as Marshal Lou Ramsey
Henry Fonda
as Jethro Stuart
Carolyn Jones
as Julie Rawlings
Karl Malden
as Zebulon Prescott
Gregory Peck
as Cleve Van Valen
George Peppard
as Zeb Rawlings
Robert Preston
as Roger Morgan
Debbie Reynolds
as Lilith 'Lily' Prescott
James Stewart
as Linus Rawlings
John Wayne
as Gen. William Tecumseh Sherman
Spencer Tracy
as Narrator
Eli Wallach
as Charlie Gant
Richard Widmark
as Mike King
Walter Brennan
as Col. Jeb Hawkins
Raymond Massey
as Abraham Lincoln
Agnes Moorehead
as Rebecca Prescott
Thelma Ritter
as Agatha Clegg
Russ Tamblyn
as Confederate deserter
Harry Morgan
as Gen. Ulysses S. Grant
Harry Dean Stanton
as Gant Henchman
Lee Van Cleef
as River Pirate
Rodolfo Acosta
as Gant gang member
Mickey Shaughnessy
as Deputy Stover
Clinton Sundberg
as Hylan Seabury
Brigid Bazlen
as Jeb Hawkins' Daughter
Willis Bouchey
as Civil War Surgeon
Claude Johnson
as Jeremiah Rawlings
Kim Charney
as Sam Prescott
Bryan Russell
as Zeke Prescott
Stanley Livingston
as Prescott Rawlings
David Brian
as Lilith's Attorney
Andy Devine
as Peterson
Jay C. Flippen
as Huggins
Tudor Owen
as Alec Harvey
Karl Swenson
as Train Conductor
James Griffith
as Gambler

How the West Was Won Crew

Directing John Ford Director
Directing Henry Hathaway Director
Directing George Marshall Director
Directing Richard Thorpe Director
Writing James R. Webb Screenplay
Writing John Gay Screenplay
Production Bernard Smith Producer
Sound Alfred Newman Original Music Composer
Camera William H. Daniels Director of Photography
Camera Milton Krasner Director of Photography
Camera Charles Lang Director of Photography
Camera Joseph LaShelle Director of Photography
Editing Harold F. Kress Editor
Costume & Make-Up Walter Plunkett Costume Design
Costume & Make-Up Sydney Guilaroff Hairstylist