All Movie Categories
$3 Used DVD Sale $5 USED Blu-rays on Sale 3D Movies
Action Movie Sale Action Movies Animated Movies
Anime Blu-ray Bestsellers Christmas for KIDS
Christmas Titles Classic FOX/MGM Movies on Sale Classic Movies
Classic TV Comedies Criterion Collection DVDs
Criterion Collection Blu-ray Curious George DVDs on Sale Disney Movies
Documentaries Drama Movies Faith & Spirituality Movies
Faith Based for Kids Family Movies Father's Day Sale
Film Noir Fitness Titles Foreign Films
Gift Cards Gift Sets Horror & Suspense Flicks
Inspirational Movie Sale Kids and Family New Releases Kids 2-6 Years Movies
KIDS FIRST! DVDs Marcos Shirts Martial Arts Movies
MGM Classics Minions Movie Cash Deal Movies for the Whole Family
Musicals on DVD New Release Blu-ray NEW RELEASE DVDs
Oscar® Winners Blu-ray Oscar® Winners DVD Rare Action Titles
Rare Classics Rare Comedy Titles Rare Titles
Rare TV Series Rentals Coming Soon Romantic Movies
Sci-Fi DVDs Sports DVDs Stand-Up Comedies
Sweet Valentine Sale Thrills and Chills on Blu-ray 10 DVDs Under $10
Top 100 DVDs Top 100 TV on DVD Top DVD & Blu-ray Rentals
Top Video Game Rentals TV Classics TV Series - Complete Sets
TV Series on Sale Today's TV Series Ultraviolet & Digital Copies
Urban Movies Video Games Under $20 War Movies
Westerns   Wolfe Titles
Video Games
Game Accessories
New Nintendo 3DS
Nintendo 3DS
Nintendo DS
PC
PC Games
PC/Mac Hybrid
Playstation 2
Playstation 3
PlayStation 4
PlayStation Portable
PlayStation Vita
Wii
Wii U
Xbox 360
Xbox One
FamilyVideo.com
The Perfect Gift  Smartchoice Alerts
Family Video Home |  My Account |  Store Locator |  Gift Cards |  Help  
Log In
Home New Releases Video Games Used DVDs and Games Top 100 DVDs Top 100 TV Top 100 Blu-ray Browse DVDs
Wish List My Cart Cart 0 Items
 
Go!
  
View our current E-mail promotion >>  

Buy High and the Mighty 2-Disc Set/The John Wayne Collection DVD

Bestsellers
DVD | Used | Games | Blu-ray

DVD:

1 - Witches of Eastwick DVD
$5.99
 
2 - Moulin Rouge Special Edition DVD
$6.98 $5.99
 
3 - Team America: World Police DVD
$5.99
 
4 - Furious 7 DVD
$29.98 $16.99
 
5 - Eddie and the Cruisers/Eddie and the Cruisers 2: Eddie Lives! 2-Disc Set DVD
$14.98 $10.99
 
6 - Sinister Includes Digital Copy DVD
$14.98 $10.99
 
7 - Hot Pursuit DVD
$28.98 $16.99
 
8 - Lonesome Dove Collector's Edition; 2-Disc Set DVD
$5.95 $4.99
 
9 - Shaft DVD
$5.99
 
10 - Man From Snowy River DVD
$6.98 $5.99
 
11 - Tombstone DVD
$9.99 $7.99
 
12 - Do You Believe? DVD
$24.99 $12.99
 
13 - Dirty Dancing DVD
$9.98 $7.99
 
14 - Hocus Pocus DVD
$9.99 $7.99
 
15 - Mrs. Doubtfire DVD
$9.98 $3.99
 
16 - To Kill a Mockingbird DVD
$14.98 $7.99
 
17 - Samuel L. Jackson: 4 Film Favorites DVD
$14.99 $11.99
 
18 - Eight Below Full Frame DVD
$6.25 $5.99
 
19 - Secondhand Lions Platinum Series DVD
$5.99
 
20 - 8 Seconds DVD
$5.99
 



High and the Mighty 2-Disc Set/The John Wayne Collection DVD

Rate this product

High and the Mighty 2-Disc Set/The John Wayne Collection DVD



Our Price: $10.99
List Price: $14.99
You Save: $4.00 (27%)

In Stock: Usually ships in 1 business day



Add to Wish List

Description |  Features |  Related |  Awards |  Tech Specs

Release Date: 8/2/2005
Original Release: 1954
Format: DVD
Length: 148 minutes
Rating: Not Rated
Rating Reason: (Reason unavailable)
UPC: 097368876347
Studio: Paramount Home Entertainment

Directed by: William Wellman
Featuring: Claire Trevor, David Brian, Doe Avedon, Jan Sterling, John Smith, John Wayne, Karen Sharpe, Laraine Day, Paul Fix, Paul Kelly, Phil Harris, Robert Newton, Robert Stack, Sidney Blackmer
Categories: Action/Adventure, Action, Adventure, Disaster, Classic, Suspense, Thriller, Vintage, Airplanes, Pilots, Based On A Novel

High and the Mighty 2-Disc Set/The John Wayne Collection DVD Description
John Wayne delivered one of his most memorable performances in THE HIGH AND THE MIGHTY, a suspenseful thrill ride that presaged the disaster films of the 1970s with the story of a commercial jetliner that suffers engine trouble on a transpacific flight from Honolulu to San Francisco. With pilot John Sullivan (Robert Stack) too panic-stricken to act, it's up to second-in-command Dan Roman (Wayne) to guide the aircraft to safety--despite being traumatized by the death of his own wife and child in a plane crash years earlier. Wayne's self-doubting copilot presides over jittery crew members and passengers whose stories are told in flashbacks and fleshed out by a stellar supporting cast that includes Claire Trevor, Jan Sterling, Laraine Day, Phil Harris, Robert Newton, and Sidney Blackmer. Directed by William Wellman from a script penned by aviation writer Ernest K. Gann from his own novel of the same name, THE HIGH AND THE MIGHTY garnered six Oscar nominations (including Best Director and Best Supporting Actress for both Trevor and Sterling) and an actual win for Dimitri Tiomkin's indelible, whistle-themed film score. Long held out of print by a legal dispute, this little-seen disaster classic has finally been restored and remastered to its pristine Cinemascope glory for a truly riveting tale of terror in the skies.

DVD Features
2-Disc Set
Region 1
Keep Case
Widescreen -
1.78
Additional Release Material:
Audio Commentary: William Wellman Jr., Karen Sharpe - Star, Pedro GonzalesGonzales-Gonzales - Star, Vincent Longo
Featurette:
1. On-Screen Introduction by Film Critic Leonard Maltin
2. STORIES FROM THE SET
3. ON DIRECTOR WILLIAM A. WELLMAN
4. THE MUSIC AND WORLD OF DIMITRI TIOMKIN
5. RESTORING A CLASSIC
6. A PLACE IN FILM HISTORY
7. FLYING IN THE FIFTIES
Trailers:
1. Original Theatrical Trailer
2. Batjac DVD Teasers
Text/Photo Galleries:
Photo Galleries

Related Items

People who purchased High and the Mighty 2-Disc Set/The John Wayne Collection DVD also purchased:

Blazing Saddles 30th Anniversary Special Edition DVD
Blazing Saddles 30th Anniversary Special Edition DVD
Tombstone DVD
Tombstone DVD
Long, Long Trailer DVD
Long, Long Trailer DVD
Shawshank Redemption DVD
Shawshank Redemption DVD

Similar Cinema:

Hindenburg DVD
Hindenburg DVD
Airplane! DVD
Airplane! DVD
Airport DVD
Airport DVD


Awards
No Award information currently available


Technical Specifications
  • Closed Captioned
  • Additional Information - 2-Disc Set/The John Wayne Collection


High and the Mighty 2-Disc Set/The John Wayne Collection DVD



Portions of this site Copyright 1981-2015 Muze Inc.
For personal non-commercial use only. All rights reserved
Copyright © 2015 Family Video
PriceGrabber User Ratings for FamilyVideo     See Family Video Reviews at Bizrate.com    
ABOUT SSL CERTIFICATES