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The Big Trail
Directed by:
Raoul Walsh

Starring John Wayne, Marguerite Churchill, El Brendel, Tully Marshall, David Rollins and Frederick Burton, "The Big Trail" (also known as "Grande sentiero, Il", "Große Treck, Der") is an Adventure/Western/Romance film directed by Raoul Walsh, and written by Raoul Walsh (story contributor) and Marie Boyle (dialogue), released on October 24 of 1930 in the USA.

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Who directed "The Big Trail":

The Big Trail was directed by Raoul Walsh, an American director, writer, producer, actor, and cinematographer.

Before making The Big Trail, Raoul Walsh had directed Hot for Paris, released in 1929, The Cock-Eyed World (1929), Sadie Thompson (1928), What Price Glory (1926), The Thief of Bagdad (1924), and Rosita (1923). Since, he directed The Man Who Came Back, released in 1931, The Yellow Ticket (1931), Wild Girl (1932), Me and My Gal (1932), Hello, Sister (1933), and The Bowery (1933).

When was "The Big Trail" released:

The Big Trail was initally released in the United States on Friday, October 24, 1930. Another film released on Friday, October 24, 1930 is The Virtuous Sin (dir. George Cukor and Louis J. Gasnier). This was eighty-nine (89) years ago.

It has been released on Thursday, April 30, 1931 in the United Kingdom and on Tuesday, May 17, 1977 in Germany.

What is the casting of "The Big Trail":

At the casting of The Big Trail we find John Wayne, previously seen in Cheer Up and Smile (1930) and Rough Romance (1930); Marguerite Churchill (Born Reckless (1930)); El Brendel (New Movietone Follies of 1930 (1930), Sunny Side Up (1929)) [ more... ]

What is the Storyline of "The Big Trail":

The story is about a large caravan of settlers in the very earliest days of the Oregon Trail, which from the early 1840's to 1869 was the main overland route from Missouri to the Pacific Northwest. Breck Coleman (John Wayne) is a young trapper who just got back to Missouri from his travels near Santa Fe, seeking to avenge the death of an old trapper friend who was killed the winter before along the Santa Fe Trail for his furs, by Red Flack (Tyrone Power, Sr.) and his minion Lopez (Charles Stevens). At a [...]

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