Cimarron Poster

Release Date: 1931

DVD Release Date: January 31st, 2006

Not Yet Rated|2 hr 11 min

Plot Summary
In 1889, adventurous lawyer and newspaper editor Yancey Cravat (Richard Dix) convinces his genteel wife, Sabra (Irene Dunne), to join him in the rush to populate Osage, Oklahoma. After they begin to settle into the community, Yancey leaves to go further west. Alone, Sabra inherits his editorial duties and struggles to bring civilization to the rough frontier town. Over a tumultuous 40 years, the couple are repeatedly separated and reunited as Oklahoma makes its long journey to statehood.

Cast: Richard Dix, Irene Dunne, Estelle Taylor, Nance O'Neil, William Collier Jr., Roscoe Ates, George E. Stone, Robert McWade

Director: Wesley Ruggles

Genres: Western

Production Co: RKO Radio Pictures Inc.

Keywords: Wife, Love, Transformation, Marriage, Rousing


Winner Art Direction
Nominated Actress
Nominated Actor
Winner Writing (Adaptation)
Winner Outstanding Picture