w drodze na Dziki Zachód (wielka migracja do Oregonu w lata '40-te XIXw. - Oregon Trail), zdjęcia unikatowych sytuacji, uroczystości, zejście z klifu, naturalny humor, realizm, niewprawna 1st pierwsza rola główna Johna Wayne, western epicki, pre-code, NFR
For the film, Walsh had employed 93 actors and used as many as 725 natives from five different Indian tribes. He also obtained 185 wagons, 1,800 cows, 1,400 horses, 500 buffalos and 700 chickens, pigs and dogs for the production of the film.
Locations in five states, starting from New Mexico to California, were used to film the caravan's 3200 km trek.
The scene of the wagon train drive across the country was pioneering in its use of camera work and the depth…