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Red River / screenplay by Borden Chase, Charles Schnee ; produced and directed by Howard Hawks.

Hawks, Howard, 1896-1977 (producer,, director.). Wayne, John, 1907-1979 (actor.). Clift, Montgomery, (actor.). Dru, Joanne, 1923-1996 Motion picture adaptation of (work): (actor.). Chase, Borden. Blazing guns on the Chisholm Trail (Added Author). John Wayne, Montgomery Clift, Joanne Dru, Walter Brennan, Harry Carey, Sr., Coleen Gray, John Ireland. (Cast).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Series Information

Criterion collection (DVD videodiscs) ; 709.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Jackson Co PL - Seymour Main Library DVD FIC RED (Text) 37500004973786 New Items Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781604658668 
  • ISBN: 1604658665 
  • Physical Description: 2 videodiscs (127 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in..
  • Edition: DVD edition.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Criterion Collection, [2014]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally released as a motion picture in 1948.
Based on the Saturday Evening Post story "Blazing guns on the Chisholm Trail" by Borden Chase.
Features: original theatrical and longer, prerelease versions of film; new interview with filmmaker Peter Bogdanovich about Red River and the two versions; new interview with critic Molly Haskell about Hawks and Red River; new interview with film scholarLee Clark Mitchell about the western genre; audio excerpts from a 1972 conversation between Hawks and Bogdanovich; audio excerpts from a 1970 interview with novelist and screenwriter Borden Chase; Lux Radio Theatre adaptation of Red River from 1949, featuring John Wayne, Joanne Dru, and Walter Brennan; trailer.
Participant or Performer Note:
John Wayne, Montgomery Clift, Joanne Dru, Walter Brennan, Harry Carey, Sr., Coleen Gray, John Ireland.
Summary, etc.:
A cattle baron and his adopted son head the first drive over the Chisolm Trail when they cannot find a local market for their herd.
Target Audience Note:
Not rated.
System Details Note:
DVD; Mono, full screen 1.37:1.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note:
For private home use only.
Language Note:
Subject: Cattle drives > Drama.
Ranchers > Drama.
Chisholm Trail > Drama.
Genre: Western films.
Action and adventure films.
Film adaptations.
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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