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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Ford at Fox collection.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
New Castle-Henry County PL - New Castle DVD WESTERN IRON (Text) 39231032376465 Audiovisual Collection Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 2 videodiscs (282 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Beverly Hills, Calif. : Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2007]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally released as a motion picture in 1924.
Special features: (both discs) newly created score composed and conducted by Christopher Caliendo in 5.1 Dolby surround; (disc 2) audio commentary by author and film historian Robert Birchard; "Scoring the past: 'The iron horse' sessions with Christopher Calienda" featurette; restoration comparison; still galleries (vintage program gallery; advertising gallery; still gallery).
Formatted Contents Note:
U.S. version (149 min.) -- International version (133 min.).
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Photography, George Schneiderman ; titles, Charles Darnton ; original piano score, William Perry.
Participant or Performer Note:
George O'Brien, Madge Bellamy, Charles Edward Bull, Cyril Chadwick, Will Walling, Francis Powers, J. Farrell MacDonald, James Welch, George Wagner, Fred Kohler, James Marcus, Gladys Hulette.
Summary, etc.:
A young man pursues his murdered father's dream of the first transcontinental railroad, overcoming impossible odds, greedy officials, crooked Indians, and his father's killer to unite the Union Pacific and the Central Pacific railways.
Target Audience Note:
Not rated.
System Details Note:
U.S. version: DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, Dolby Digital stereo., dual layer, NTSC.
International version: DVD, all regions, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, Dolby Digital stereo., dual layer.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note:
These DVDs are copy protected.
Language Note:
U.S. version: silent film with English intertitles; optional Spanish or QuebeƧ French subtitles.
International version: silent film with English intertitles; optional English, Spanish, Castilian Spanish, Quebec French, French, German or Italian subtitles.
Subject: Central Pacific Railroad Company > History > Drama.
Union Pacific Railroad Company > History > Drama.
Railroads > United States > History > 19th century > Drama.
Railroad construction workers > United States > History > 19th century > Drama.
Interpersonal relations > United States > Drama.
Ferrocarriles > Estados Unidos > Teatro.
Relaciones humanas > Estados Unidos > Teatro.
Western plays.
Genre: Silent films.
Fiction films.
Western films.
Feature films.

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