The Quiet Man
Republic Pictures (1952)
Comedy, Drama, Romance
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IMDB   7.7
129 mins USA / English
Blu-ray  Region 1   NR (Not Rated)
John Wayne Sean Thornton
Maureen O'Hara Mary Kate Danaher
Barry Fitzgerald Michaleen Oge Flynn
Ward Bond Father Peter Lonergan
Victor McLaglen Squire 'Red' Will Danaher
Mildred Natwick The Widow Sarah Tillane
Francis Ford Dan Tobin
Eileen Crowe Mrs. Elizabeth Playfair
May Craig Fishwoman with Basket at Station
Arthur Shields Reverend Cyril Playfair
Charles B. Fitzsimons Hugh Forbes
James Lilburn Father Paul
Sean McClory Owen Glynn
Jack MacGowran Ignatius Feeney
Joseph O'Dea Molouney - Train Guard
Eric Gorman Costello - Engine Driver
Kevin Lawless Train Fireman
Paddy O'Donnell Railway Porter
Frank Baker Man in Bar
Tony Canzoneri Boxing Second
John Ford
Producer John Ford
Merian C. Cooper
Writer John Ford
Maurice Walsh
Frank S. Nugent
Cinematography Winton C. Hoch
Musician Victor Young

An Irish ex-boxer retires to Ireland and searches for the proper wife.
Edition Details
Edition Blu-Ray Edition
Distributor Olive Films
Release Date 1/22/2013
Packaging HD Case
Screen Ratio Academy Ratio (1.37:1)
Audio Tracks Stereo [English]
DTS-HD Master Audio Mono [English]
Layers Single Side, Single Layer
No. of Discs/Tapes 1

The Making of The Quiet Man (480i; 27:48) is the same Leonard Maltin hosted retrospective that was included on the previous deluxe DVD edition. It's a good retrospective, featuring lots of production detail and several excellent interviews. Illustrated Booklet features a lengthy excerpt from Joseph McBride's Searching for John Ford.