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Giant (2003, original release: 1956)


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MoviesDVD/DRAMA/GIANTDue 10-22-18
Published: Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, [2003] ©2003
Edition:  Widescreen, two-disc special edition
Description:  2 videodiscs (201 min.) : sound, color ; 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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Additional Credits:
Stevens, George, 1904-1975.
Ginsberg, Henry, producer
Moffat, Ivan, author of screenplay
Guiol, Fred, 1898-1964, author of screenplay
Ferber, Edna, 1887-1968.
Taylor, Elizabeth, 1932-2011, actor
Hudson, Rock, 1925-1985, actor
Dean, James, 1931-1955, actor
Giant Productions (Firm)
Warner Bros. Pictures (1969- )
Warner Home Video (Firm)

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