- Language: English
- Number of discs: 1
- Average Customer Review: (20 customer reviews)
- ASIN: B00004CKFK
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 13 months ago by Roger Messenger
The Big trail tells the epic story of a wagon train of pioneers and pilgrims going into the west to find a fertile valley in Oregon, and their trials and tribulations getting... Read morePublished on July 10 2003 by Yngvar Myrvold
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.
This great Western bombed because of the stock market crash of '29. Movie theaters had spent their money converting to sound, and were unable to shell out the dough for 70mm... Read morePublished on June 9 2003 by the wizard of uz
Yes it is a classic. Yes, there is a lot to recommend this movie. But hey, it was made nearly 70 years ago and watchability is a factor. Read morePublished on May 28 2003 by JediMack
This is one of the very first widescreen films ever made. To be forced to see it in pan and scan is a real drag. I already have it on VHS so this DVD is a major dissapointment. Read morePublished on May 27 2003