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How the West Was Won
Directed by:
John Ford, Henry Hathaway and George Marshall

Directed by John Ford, Henry Hathaway, and George Marshall, "How the West Was Won" (also known as "War der wilde Westen, Das", "Conquista del West, La") is a Western/Adventure/Drama film, released in the USA on February 20 of 1963 . Carroll Baker is starring, alongside Lee J. Cobb, Henry Fonda, Carolyn Jones, Karl Malden and Gregory Peck.


Who directed "How the West Was Won":

How the West Was Won was directed by John Ford, Henry Hathaway and George Marshall.

John Ford was an American director, producer, writer, and actor. Before How the West Was Won, he had directed The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance, released in 1962, Two Rode Together (1961), Sergeant Rutledge (1960), The Horse Soldiers (1959), The Last Hurrah (1958), and Gideon's Day (1958). Since, John Ford directed Donovan's Reef, released in 1963, Cheyenne Autumn (1964), 7 Women (1966).

Henry Hathaway was an American director, and producer. Before making How the West Was Won, he had directed North to Alaska, released in 1960, Seven Thieves (1960), Woman Obsessed (1959), From Hell to Texas (1958), Legend of the Lost (1957), and 23 Paces to Baker Street (1956). Since, Henry Hathaway directed Of Human Bondage, released in 1964, Circus World (1964), Nevada Smith (1966), The Last Safari (1967), 5 Card Stud (1968), and True Grit (1969).

George Marshall was an American director, writer, actor, and producer. Before How the West Was Won, he had directed The Happy Thieves, released in 1962, The Gazebo (1959), It Started with a Kiss (1959), The Mating Game (1959), Imitation General (1958), and The Sheepman (1958). Since, George Marshall directed Papa's Delicate Condition, released in 1963, Advance to the Rear (1964), Boy, Did I Get a Wrong Number! (1966), Eight on the Lam (1967), The Wicked Dreams of Paula Schultz (1968).

What was the release date of "How the West Was Won":

How the West Was Won was first released in the United States on Wednesday, February 20, 1963. Also released on this day was Le Procès (dir. Orson Welles). This was fifty-six (56) years ago.

It has been released on Thursday, November 01, 1962 in the United Kingdom; Wednesday, January 16, 1963 in France; Friday, February 01, 1963 in Germany; Wednesday, January 30, 1963 in Italy; Wednesday, December 26, 1962 in Australia and on Saturday, November 24, 1962 in Japan.

What is the cast of "How the West Was Won":

At the casting of How the West Was Won we find Carroll Baker, previously seen in Bridge to the Sun (1961) and The Miracle (1959); Lee J. Cobb (The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse (1962), Exodus (1960)); Henry Fonda (The Longest Day (1962), Advise & Consent (1962)) [ more... ]

  • Raymond Massey and Henry Fonda, James Stewart, Walter Brennan also worked together in Land of Liberty, released in 1939.
  • Raymond Massey and Lee J. Cobb, Gregory Peck, Eli Wallach have all also be seen in Mackenna's Gold, released in 1969.
  • Richard Widmark and Carroll Baker, Karl Malden, James Stewart also appeared in Cheyenne Autumn, released in 1964.
  • Andy Devine and James Stewart, John Wayne also appeared together in The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance, released in 1962.
  • Raymond Massey and Robert Preston, John Wayne also appeared in Reap the Wild Wind, released in 1942.
  • Eli Wallach and Carroll Baker, Karl Malden can also be seen in Baby Doll, released in 1956.
  • Andy Devine and James Stewart, Richard Widmark also appeared together in Two Rode Together, released in 1961.

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