I have been familiar with The Big Trail for decades. It was shot in the old 4:3 format (or so I thought) and represented the typical John Wayne western kitsch of the time. Read morePublished on June 17 2013 by Roger Messenger
To see one of John Wayne's first film done in wide screen black and white was a truly unique experience. Read morePublished on Dec 27 2012 by Michael B. Neuman
I've watched this film for years on TCM. I'm watching it now from FOX via AMAZON. QUESTION: WHERE ARE THE MISSING SCENES!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Read morePublished on July 3 2006 by Curtis R. Franks
This is a film that really deserves to be seen in its widescreen glory. This is truly an epic film. Read morePublished on May 3 2004 by Terry Knapp
The release of this film does not rate even a one. I cannot believe after waiting all these years for this film to be released in widescreen and on DVD. Read morePublished on Dec 21 2003 by Daniel Brunn
I don't know why Fox Video cut close to twenty minutes off this film for DVD. Most VCR prints of this movie run a 125min long. Plus it's only shown in full screen format. Read morePublished on Sept. 6 2003 by moviefan
Where's the widescreen version? And why, when it's officially listed as 125 minutes in the "flat" version is this DVD release 108 minutes?
Shame on Fox.