Acclaimed director George Stevens' legendary rendition of the quintessential Western myth earned six Academy Award® nominations, and made Shane one of the classics of the American cinema. The story brings Alan Ladd, a drifter and retired gunfighter, to the assistance of a homestead family terrorized by a wealthy cattleman and his hired gun (Jack Palance). In fighting the last decisive battle, Shane sees the end of his own way of life. Mysterious, moody and atmospheric, the film is enhanced by the intense performances of its splendid cast.

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Shane (1953)

G

Romance/Drama/Western · 1h 58m · 6/4/1953

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There never was a man like SHANE. There never was a motion picture like SHANE.

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Acclaimed director George Stevens' legendary rendition of the quintessential Western myth earned six Academy Award® nominations, and made Shane one of the classics of the American cinema. The story brings Alan Ladd, a drifter and retired gunfighter, to the assistance of a homestead family terrorized by a wealthy cattleman and his hired gun (Jack Palance). In fighting the last decisive battle, Shane sees the end of his own way of life. Mysterious, moody and atmospheric, the film is enhanced by the intense performances of its splendid cast.

Where to Watch

Status

Released

Language

English

Country

United States

Production Company

Paramount Pictures

Budget

$3,100,000

Revenue

$20,000,000
Part Of
Cast
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Alan Ladd

Shane
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Henry Wills

Ryker Man (uncredited)
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David Wyatt

Homesteader Boy (uncredited)
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Ellen Corby

Mrs. Liz Torrey
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Paul McVey

Sam Grafton
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John Miller

Will Atkey - Bartender
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Edith Evanson

Mrs. Shipstead
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Leonard Strong

Ernie Wright
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Ray Spiker

Axel Johnson - Homesteader
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Janice Carroll

Susan Lewis
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Martin Mason

Ed Howells
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Helen Brown

Martha Lewis
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Nancy Kulp

Mrs. Howells
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Bill Cartledge

Ryker Man (uncredited)
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Beverly Washburn

Ruth Lewis (uncredited)
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John Dierkes

Morgan Ryker
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Elisha Cook Jr.

Stonewall Torrey
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Alana Ladd

Little Girl (uncredited)
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David Ladd

Little Boy (uncredited)
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George J. Lewis

Ryker Man (uncredited)
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Rex Moore

Ryker Man (uncredited)
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Howard Negley

Yank Potts (uncredited)
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Charles Quirk

Clerk (uncredited)
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Steve Raines

Ryker Man (uncredited)
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William Simonds

Homesteader (uncredited)
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Kathy Stainbrook

Lewis Child (uncredited)
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Jack Sterling

Ryker Man (uncredited)
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George Stevens

Knock Him Into That Pigpen, Chris! (voice) (uncredited)
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Jo Ann Thompson

Lewis Child (uncredited)
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Chick Hannan

Ryker Man (uncredited)
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William Dyer Jr.

Homesteader (uncredited)
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Ewing Miles Brown

Ryker Man (uncredited)
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Jean Arthur

Marian Starrett
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Van Heflin

Joe Starrett
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Brandon De Wilde

Joey Starrett
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Jack Palance

Jack Wilson (as Walter Jack Palance)
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Ben Johnson

Chris Calloway
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Edgar Buchanan

Fred Lewis
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Emile Meyer

Rufus Ryker
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Douglas Spencer

Axel 'Swede' Shipstead
Crew
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George Stevens

Director
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A.B. Guthrie Jr.

Writer
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Jack Sher

Writer
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Jack Schaefer

Writer
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George Stevens

Producer
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Loyal Griggs

Cinematograpy
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William Hornbeck

Editor
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Tom McAdoo

Editor
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Victor Young

Music
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Gene Garvin

Sound
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Harry Lindgren

Sound
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Walter H. Tyler

Art
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Hal Pereira

Art
Disc Releases
Disc Title Front Cover

Shane

(DVD)

8/15/2000

Disc Title Front Cover

Shane

(DVD)

Disc Title Front Cover

Shane

(DVD)

8/15/2000

Disc Title Front Cover

Shane

(DVD, Keep Case (Std.))

10/28/2014

Disc Title Front Cover

Shane

(DVD, Keep Case (Std.))

8/15/2000

Disc Title Front Cover

Shane

(DVD, Keep Case (Std.))

1/8/2013

Disc Title Front Cover

Shane

(Blu-ray, Keep Case (HD Slim, Low))

8/13/2013

Disc Title Front Cover

Shane

(Blu-ray, Keep Case (HD, Low))

5/23/2017

$7.99 -$4.00 (33%)

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