SummarySean Thornton is an American boxer who swears off fighting after he accidentally kills an opponent in the ring. Returning to the Irish town of his youth, he finds happiness when he falls in love with the fiery Mary Kate.
Boxers (Sports) -- United States -- Drama.
Dowry -- Ireland -- Drama.
Ireland -- Social life and customs -- Drama.
Romantic comedy films.
|Publisher|| [Saint Charles, Ill.] : [Hollywood, Calif.?] :Olive Films ;2012
|Edition||60th anniversary special ed., Full screen.|
|Other Titles|| Quiet man.
Nugent, Frank S.,
Ford, John, 1894-1973, producer, director.
Cooper, Merian C., producer.
Wayne, John, 1907-1979, actor.
O'Hara, Maureen, 1920-2015 actor.
Fitzgerald, Barry, 1888-1961, actor.
Bond, Ward, 1903-1960, actor.
McLaglen, Victor, 1886-1959, actor.
Hoch, Winton C., director of photography.
Young, Victor, 1900-1956, composer.
Walsh, Maurice, 1879-1964. Quiet man.
Argosy Pictures Corporation, production company.
Olive Films, publisher.
Paramount Pictures Corporation, publisher.
John Wayne, Maureen O'Hara, Barry Fitzgerald, Ward Bond, Victor McLaglen.
Director of photography, Winton C. Hoch ; music, Victor Young.
Title from container.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1952.
From the story by Maurice Walsh.
Accompanying material may include booklet featuring an essay by Joseph McBride.
Special feature: The making of The quiet man / written and hosted by Leonard Maltin (1992, 28 min.).
DVD; region 1; full screen (1.37:1) presentation.
Academy Award, Best Director, 1952
Academy Award, Best Cinematography (Color), 1952
1 videodisc (129 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet (27 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm)