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So Big(1953)

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Brief Synopsis

A schoolteacher-turned-farmer fights to save the land and her son.

Cast & Crew

Robert Wise Director
Jane Wyman Selina Peake DeJong
Sterling Hayden Pervus DeJong
Nancy Olson Dallas O'Mara
Steve Forrest Dirk "So Big" DeJong
Elisabeth Fraser Julie Hempel
Martha Hyer Paula Hempel
Walter Coy Roelf Pool
Richard Beymer Roelf Pool, ages 12-16
Tommy Rettig Dirk DeJong, age 8
Roland Winters Klaas Pool
Jacques Aubuchon August Hempel
Ruth Swanson Maartje Pool
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  Los Angeles opening: 29 Dec 1953
Release Date:  1953 Production Date:  AFI
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  Warner Bros. Pictures, Inc.
Sound:  Mono (RCA Sound System) Production Co:  Warner Bros. Pictures, Inc.
Duration(mins):  101 or 104 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  9,154    
Duration(reels):  not available    

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  • response to previous review

    kevin sellers 2017-05-14

    The previous reviewer, J. Phillips, calls this film's main theme, that there are more important things in life than material gain, "screwy."... MORE>

  • "Are you kidding me!?"

    J. Phillips 2017-05-14

    "Are you kidding me!?" is what I yelled at the screen. And for good reason. Let's recap: His mom Selina constantly disparages Dirk for not... MORE>

  • SO BIG

    Anne 2017-01-26

    I love this movie, and I think it is so much better than the one earlier one that starred Barbara Stanwyck and I love Stanwyck but I think Wyman did a... MORE>