'The Big Country' Blu-ray Wal-Mart Exclusive

Posted Wed Mar 23, 2011 at 01:00 PM PDT by

William Wyler's 1958 epic western will hit Blu-ray in May.

In an early retailer announcement, 20th Century Fox will release 'The Big Country' on Blu-ray exclusively at Wal-Mart on May 24.

The film stars Gregory Peck, Charlton Heston, Jean Simmons, and Burl Ives (in his Best Supporting Actor Oscar-winning role), and was also nominated for an Academy Award for Best Music/Scoring of a Dramatic or Comedy Picture - Jerome Moross.

The Blu-ray will feature 1080p video, a DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1 soundtrack, and supplements will include a featurette and the original theatrical trailer.

Suggested list price will be $16.99.

You can find the latest specs for 'The Big Country' linked from our Blu-ray Release Schedule, where it's indexed under May 24.

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The Big Country (Blu-ray)
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