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Once upon a time in the West


A mysterious stranger with a harmonica joins forces with a notorious desperado to protect a beautiful widow from a ruthless assassin working for the railroad.

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  • 141575506X
  • 0792172728

Edition: Special collector's edition. Uncut.


  • 2 videodiscs (165 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • digital optical surround Dolby Digital 5.1
  • Wide screen
  • NTSC
  • video file DVD video region 1

Target Audience Note: CHVR: 14A.

Other Title: C'era una volta il west (Motion picture)


  • Number of discs may vary.
  • English title from end credits.
  • Uncut edition.
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1968.
  • Special features include include audio commentary track by John Carpenter, John Milius, Alex Cox, Sir Christopher Frayling, Dr. Sheldon Hall, cast and crew. Special features on disc 2 include three documentaries: An opera of violence -- The wages of sin -- Something to do with death ; the featurette Railroad: revolutionizing the West ; a location gallery, a production gallery, and cast profiles.
  • Director of photography, Tonino Delli Colli ; editor, Nino Baragli ; original music, Ennio Morricone ; sets and costumes, Carlo Simi.
  • Claudia Cardinale, Charles Bronson, Henry Fonda, Jason Robards, Gabriele Ferzetti, Paolo Stoppa, Woody Strode, Jack Elam, Keenan Wynn, Frank Wolff, Lionel Stander.
  • Main feature disc has English or French dialogue, with optional English subtitles; special features disc in English and Italian, with optional English subtitles.


  • Disc 1. Feature and commentary (165 min.)
  • Disc 2. Special features.

Publisher or Distributor Number: 06830

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