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The Way West
Directed by:
Andrew V. McLaglen

Starring Kirk Douglas, Robert Mitchum, Richard Widmark, Lola Albright, Sally Field and Katherine Justice, "The Way West" (also known as "Weg nach Westen, Der", "Harold Hecht's The Way West", "Via del West, La") is a Western film directed by Andrew V. McLaglen, released on May 24 of 1967 in the USA.

Who is the director of "The Way West":

The Way West was directed by Andrew V. McLaglen, an English director, producer, and actor.

Before directing The Way West, Andrew V. McLaglen had directed The Ballad of Josie, released in 1967, The Rare Breed (1966), McLintock! (1963), Man in the Vault (1956), Gun the Man Down (1956). Since, he directed The Devil's Brigade, released in 1968, Bandolero! (1968), Hellfighters (1968), The Undefeated (1969), Chisum (1970), and Fools' Parade (1971).

When was "The Way West" released:

The Way West was initally released in the United States on Wednesday, May 24, 1967.. This was fifty-two (52) years ago.

It has been released on Thursday, October 26, 1967 in Germany.

What is the casting of "The Way West":

At the casting of The Way West we find Kirk Douglas, previously seen in Paris brûle-t-il? (1966) and Cast a Giant Shadow (1966); Robert Mitchum (What a Way to Go! (1964), Rampage (1963)); Richard Widmark (Alvarez Kelly (1966), Cheyenne Autumn (1964)) [ more... ]

What is the Storyline of "The Way West":

U.S. Senator William Tadlock is leaving his home in Missouri in 1843, heading west on the Oregon Trail by wagon train. His son and slave come along, with Dick Summers as a hired guide.

Joining them on the expedition are farmer Lije Evans, his wife Rebecca and 16-year-old son Brownie. Among others there are also the newlyweds Johnnie and Amanda Mack, plus the Fairman and McBee families.

Shy young wife Amanda isn't satisfying his needs, so Johnnie gets drunk and strays with young Mercy McBee. He [...]

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