SummaryThomas Dunson, a tyrannical Texas rancher, is driving his cattle to Red River when his adopted son, Matthew, turns against him.
Contentsdisc 1. Theatrical version
disc 2. Prerelease version.
-- Film adaptations.
Frontier and pioneer life -- West (U.S.) -- Drama.
Chisholm Trail -- Drama.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
|Publisher|| [Irvington, N.Y.] :The Criterion Collection,2014
|Edition||Dual-format edition, Blu-ray ed.|
|Other Titles|| Blazing guns on the Chisholm Trail.
1896-1977, film producer, film director.
Chase, Borden, screenwriter.
Schnee, Charles, 1916-1962, screenwriter.
Wayne, John, 1907-1979, actor.
Clift, Montgomery, actor.
Brennan, Walter, 1894-1974, actor.
Tiomkin, Dimitri, 1894-1979, composer (expression)
Chase, Borden. Blazing guns on the Chisholm Trail.
Monterey Productions, production company.
Criterion Collection (Firm), film distributor.
John Wayne, Montgomery Clift, Joanne Dru, Walter Brennan, Colleen Gray, Harry Carey, Sr., John Ireland, Noah Beery, Jr., Harry Carey, Jr., Chief Yowlachie, Paul Fix, Hank Worden, Mickey Kuhn, Ray Hyke, Hal Taliaferro, Ivan Parry.
Director of photography, Russell Harlan ; editor, Christian Nyby ; music composed and directed by Dimitri Tiomkin.
Rating: Not rated.
In English with optinal subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1948.
Contains both the original theatrical release and the prerelease version.
Special features: New 2K digital restoration of the rarely presented original theatrical release version; New 2K digital restoration of the longer, prerelease version; new interview with Peter Bogdanovich; new interview with critic Molly Haskell; new interview with film scholar Lee Clark Mitchell; audio excerpts from 1972 conversation between Hawks and Bogdanovich; audio excerpts from a 1970 interview with Borden Chase; Lux Radio Theatre adaptation of Red River from 1949; trailer.
Blu-ray, region A, full screen (1.37:1) presentation; monaural; requires Blu-ray player.
2 videodiscs (127 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.