Duel in the Sun

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Duel in the Sun ★★★ 1946

A lavish, lusty David O. Selznick production of a minor western novel about a viva- cious half-breed Indian girl, living on a powerful dynastic ranch, who incites two brothers to conflict. Selznick's last effort at outdoing his epic success with “Gone With the Wind.” 130m/C VHS, DVD . Gregory Peck, Jennifer Jones, Joseph Cotten, Lionel Barry-more, Lillian Gish, Butterfly McQueen, Harry Carey Sr., Walter Huston, Charles Bickford, Herbert Marshall; D: King Vidor; W: Oliver H.P. Garrett, David O. Selznick; C: Ray Rennahan; M: Dimitri Tiomkin.

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