High, Wide and Handsome Poster

Release Date: August 6th, 2007

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 52 min

Plot Summary
Shortly after marrying Sally Watterson (Irene Dunne) in 1859, Peter Cortlandt (Randolph Scott) discovers oil on his grandmother's farm, and soon nearby farmers also find natural gas reserves beneath their land. Determined to purchase their valuable land, railroad tycoon Walt Brennan (Alan Hale) raises the prices for using his trains for oil transportation, hoping to force the farmers to sell. Peter, in search of a better solution, begins constructing a pipeline.

Cast: Irene Dunne, Randolph Scott, Dorothy Lamour, Elizabeth Patterson, Raymond Walburn, Charles Bickford, Akim Tamiroff, Ben Blue

Director: Rouben Mamoulian

Genres: Musical

Keywords: Small town, Love, Underdog, Marriage, Offbeat, Rise, Rousing, Wife