The quiet man
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John Ford's The Quiet Man celebrates one of Hollywood's most romantic and enduring epics. The first American feature to be filmed in Ireland's picturesque countryside, Ford richly imbued this masterpiece with his love of Ireland and its people. Sean Thornton is an American boxer who swears off fighting after he accidentally kills an opponent in the ring. Returning to the Irish town of his youth, he finds happiness when he falls in love with the fiery Mary Kate.

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Boxers (Sports) -- United States -- Drama.
Dowry -- Ireland -- Drama.
Ireland -- Social life and customs -- Drama.
Man-woman relationships -- Drama.
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Romantic comedy films.
Other Authors:
Argosy Pictures Corporation.
Bond, Ward, 1903-1960.
Cooper, Merian C.
Fitzgerald, Barry, 1888-1961.
Ford, John, 1894-1973.
McLaglen, Victor, 1886-1959.
Nugent, Frank S.
O'Hara, Maureen, 1920-2015.
Olive Films.
Republic Pictures Corporation.
Wayne, John, 1907-1979.
60th anniversary special ed.
Publisher, Date:
[St. Charles, Ill.] : Olive Films, [2013]
1 Blu-ray disc (129 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet (35 pages : illustrations ; 14 cm)
video file Blu-ray
Target Audience Note:
CHVR: Not rated.
Other Title:
Quiet man (Motion picture)
From the story by Maurice Walsh.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1952.
Special features: Making of "The quiet man" (1992, 28 min.).
Special feature: Making of the Quiet man / written and hosted by Leonard Maltin (1992, 28 min.).
Director of photography, Winton C. Hoch ; editor, Jack Murray ; music, Victor Young.
John Wayne, Maureen O'Hara, Barry Fitzgerald, Ward Bond, Victor McLaglen, Mildred Natwick, Francis Ford, Eileen Crowe, May Craig, Arthur Shields, Charles Fitzsimons.
Blu-ray, fullscreen (1.37:1) presentation; requires Blu-ray player.
Academy Award for best director and cinematography.
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Link to PAC
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