Giant
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Published
Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, 2003.
Edition
Two-disc special edition; widescreen version.
Language
English
ISBN
0790771489
UPC
085392322121, 883929280353

Notes

General Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 1956.
General Note
Based on the novel by Edna Ferber.
General Note
Special features: Disc 1. Feature-length audio commentary by film critic Stephen Farber, screenwriter Ivan Moffat and George Stevens Jr., introduction by George Stevens Jr.; documentary "George Stevens : filmmakers who knew him"; 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; director filmography; awards notes; documentary; scene access.
Creation/Production Credits
Music, Dimitri Tiomkin.
Participants/Performers
Elizabeth Taylor, Rock Hudson, James Dean, Carroll Baker, Jane Withers, Chill Wills, Mercedes McCambridge, Sal Mineo, Dennis Hopper, Judith Evelyn, Paul Fix.
Description
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 nouveau-riche oil tycoons.
Target Audience
MPAA rating: Rated G.
System Details
DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital.
Language
English and French language soundtracks; English, Spanish and French subtitles.
Language
Closed-captioned.
Awards
Academy Awards: Best Director (George Stevens).

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Stevens, G., Ginsberg, H., Guiol, F., Moffat, I., Taylor, E., Hudson, R., Dean, J., Baker, C., Withers, J., Wills, C., McCambridge, M., Mineo, S., Hopper, D., & Ferber, E. (2003). Giant (Two-disc special edition; widescreen version.). Warner Home Video.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

George Stevens et al.. 2003. Giant. Warner Home Video.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

George Stevens et al.. Giant Warner Home Video, 2003.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Stevens, George, et al. Giant Two-disc special edition; widescreen version., Warner Home Video, 2003.

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