The Virginian (1946 film)


The Virginian (1946 film)

Infobox Film
name = The Virginian


image_size =
caption =
director = Stuart Gilmore
producer =
writer = Owen Wister (novel)
narrator =
starring = Joel McCrea
Brian Donlevy
music =
cinematography =
editing =
distributor = Paramount Pictures
released = 1946
runtime = 90 min.
country = U.S.A.
language = English
budget =
preceded_by =
followed_by =
website =
amg_id =
imdb_id = 0039082

"The Virginian" is a 1946 movie based upon the Owen Wister novel, with Joel McCrea as the Virginian and Brian Donlevy as Trampas. The film was directed by Stuart Gilmore and remains widely regarded as an inferior remake of the 1929 movie with Gary Cooper and Walter Huston. There have been several versions of the story, beginning with a 1914 film directed by Cecil B. DeMille and including a lavish 1960s television series.

The film was originally distributed by Paramount Pictures.

Cast

*Joel McCrea as the Virginian
*Brian Donlevy as Trampas
*Sonny Tufts as Steve Andrews
*Barbara Britton as Molly Wood
*Tom Tully as Nebraska
*Henry O'Neill as Mr. Taylor
*William Frawley as Honey Wiggen

External links

*imdb title|id=0039082|title=The Virginian


Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • The Virginian (1923 film) — Infobox Film name = The Virginian image size = caption = director = Tom Forman producer = writer = Owen Wister (novel) narrator = starring = Kenneth Harlan Russell Simpson music = cinematography = editing = distributor = released = 1923 runtime …   Wikipedia

  • The Virginian (disambiguation) — The Virginian is an early American novel that was made into several films, a television series, and a Broadway play. It is also the name for a music album by Neko Case and Her Boyfriends, released on Mint Records in 1997.Literature: * The… …   Wikipedia

  • The Virginian (TV series) — Infobox Television show name = The Virginian caption = Opening title show name 2 = The Men from Shiloh genre = Western creator = director = John Brahm Richard A. Colla creative director = developer = NBC Revue Studios (season 1) Universal TV… …   Wikipedia

  • The Virginian (novel) — This page is about the novel, for other uses (including film adaptations) see The Virginian (disambiguation). Infobox Book name = The Virginian title orig = translator = image caption = The Original 1902 Edition author = Owen Wister illustrator …   Wikipedia

  • (the) Virginian — The Virginian [The Virginian] a US television ↑western series each week on ↑NBC (1962–71). The Virginian is a mysterious man with no name who visits the Shiloh Ranch in Medicine Bow, ↑Wyoming, in the 1880s. The series was based on …   Useful english dictionary

  • Virginian — could refer to:* A resident of or person from the U.S. commonwealth of Virginia * Virginian Railway * A ship; see Virginian (ship) * A novel; see The Virginian (novel) *Amtrak s former Virginian passenger trainOne of several films: * The… …   Wikipedia

  • The Wizard of Oz (1939 film) — The Wizard of Oz Theatrical release poster Directed by Victor Fleming Uncredited: Norman Taurog Richard Thorpe …   Wikipedia

  • Lynching in the United States — is the practice in the 19th and 20th centuries of the humiliation and killing of people by mobs acting outside the law. These murders, most of them unpunished, often took the form of hanging and burning. Mobs sometimes tortured the… …   Wikipedia

  • Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1941 film) — Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde Theatrical poster Directed by Victor Fleming Produced by Victor Saville …   Wikipedia

  • Owen Wister — Owen Wister, author of the Western novel The Virginian, and friend of Theodore Roosevelt Born Owen Wister July 14, 1860(1860 07 14) Philadelphia …   Wikipedia