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Giant (2003)


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MoviesDVD/DRAMA/GIANTDue 10-04-15
Published: Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, c2003
Edition:  Widescreen, two-disc special ed
Description:  2 videodiscs (201 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in
ISBN/ISSN: 0790771489,
Language:  English

Based on the novel "Giant" by Edna Ferber

Originally released in 1956 as a motion picture

DVD special features: disc 1. feature-lenth audiodocumentary by film critic Stephen Farber, screenwriter Ivan Moffat and George Stevens Jr., introduction by George Stevens Jr., documentary George Stevens: Filmmakers who knew him, interactive menus, scene access; disc 2. documentaries Memories of Giant and Return to Giant, in which cast, crew and Texans spin small and tall tales about the film's legacy, New York premiere TV special Hollywood premiere featurette, project kickoff newsreel, behind the cameras segments, original/reissue theatrical trailers, extensive production notes, production stills and documents galleries, interactive menus, director filmography, awards notes, documentary, scene access

Elizabeth Taylor, Rock Hudson, James Dean, Carroll Baker, Jane Withers, Chill Wills, Mercedes McCambridge, Sal Mineo, Dennis Hopper, Judith Evelyn, Paul Fix

Bick Benedict, his society-gilded wife and three generations of land-rich Texas sons and daughters love, swagger, connive and clash in a monumental drama of family strife, racial bigotry and conflict between cattle barons and newly-rich oil tycoons

Rated G


Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired

Languages: English (Dolby, surround, stereo) and French (mono); subtitles: English, French, and Spanish

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Ranch life -- Drama -- Texas
Families -- Drama -- Texas
Marriage -- Drama
Feature films
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Drama films

Additional Credits:
Stevens, George, 1904-1975
Ginsberg, Henry.
Moffat, Ivan.
Guiol, Fred, 1898-1964.
Ferber, Edna, 1887-1968.
Taylor, Elizabeth, 1932-2011
Hudson, Rock, 1925-1985.
Dean, James, 1931-1955.
Giant Productions
Warner Bros
Warner Home Video (Firm)

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