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Overview

Once an Eagle was a seven-part miniseries originally telecast December 2, 1976 through January 13, 1977; the first and last installments ran two hours each, while the interim episodes each ran 60 minutes. Based on the Anton Myrer novel, the series charts thirty years in the careers of two military men, from the outbreak of World War I to the aftermath of World War II. Sam Damon Sam Elliot is the "Gallant," a straight-arrow type who is an excellent family man and praiseworthy warrior. Courtney Massingale Cliff ...
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Overview

Once an Eagle was a seven-part miniseries originally telecast December 2, 1976 through January 13, 1977; the first and last installments ran two hours each, while the interim episodes each ran 60 minutes. Based on the Anton Myrer novel, the series charts thirty years in the careers of two military men, from the outbreak of World War I to the aftermath of World War II. Sam Damon Sam Elliot is the "Gallant," a straight-arrow type who is an excellent family man and praiseworthy warrior. Courtney Massingale Cliff Potts is the "Goofus," a womanizing, self-aggrandizing conniver who knows how to play the angles to the top. Once an Eagle was the second of four story arcs seen on the NBC anthology series Best Sellers; it was preceded by Captains and the Kings, and followed by Seventh Avenue and The Rhineman Exchange.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 8/31/2010
  • UPC: 011301662354
  • Original Release: 1976
  • Rating:

  • Source: Timeless Media
  • Sound: Dolby Digital Stereo
  • Language: English
  • Time: 8:40:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 17,772

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Ralph Bellamy
Andrew Duggan
Lynda Day George
Melanie Griffith
Clu Gulager
Robert Hogan
William Windom
Anthony Zerbe
Technical Credits
Richard Michaels Director
E.W. Swackhamer Director
Elmer Bernstein Score Composer
William L. Campbell Art Director
Howard S. Deane Editor
John Elias Editor
Peter S. Fischer Producer, Teleplay
J.J. "John Marshal" Jones Jr. Cinematographer
Dana Kaproff Score Composer
Chuck McClelland Editor
Louis Montejano Art Director
William Sackheim Executive Producer
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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Once An Eagle
1. Chapter 1 [7:37]
2. Chapter 2 [11:00]
3. Chapter 3 [5:20]
4. Chapter 4 [:23]
1. Chapter 1 [11:24]
2. Chapter 2 [11:04]
3. Chapter 3 [9:24]
4. Chapter 4 [13:40]
1. Chapter 1 [7:37]
2. Chapter 2 [11:00]
3. Chapter 3 [5:20]
4. Chapter 4 [:23]
5. Chapter 5 [4:51]
6. Chapter 6 [5:23]
7. Chapter 7 [4:52]
8. Chapter 8 [5:45]
1. Chapter 1 [4:12]
2. Chapter 2 [7:24]
3. Chapter 3 [7:30]
4. Chapter 4 [4:56]
5. Chapter 5 [6:28]
6. Chapter 6 [3:51]
7. Chapter 7 [7:16]
8. Chapter 8 [8:40]
1. Chapter 1 [5:31]
2. Chapter 2 [4:45]
3. Chapter 3 [6:07]
4. Chapter 4 [4:39]
5. Chapter 5 [6:37]
6. Chapter 6 [5:03]
7. Chapter 7 [6:29]
8. Chapter 8 [11:01]
Disc #2 -- Once An Eagle
1. Chapter 1 [7:22]
2. Chapter 2 [5:46]
3. Chapter 3 [8:29]
4. Chapter 4 [7:41]
5. Chapter 5 [4:15]
6. Chapter 6 [5:45]
7. Chapter 7 [4:13]
8. Chapter 8 [6:41]
1. Chapter 1 [4:18]
2. Chapter 2 [8:42]
3. Chapter 3 [6:01]
4. Chapter 4 [7:39]
5. Chapter 5 [4:04]
6. Chapter 6 [6:19]
7. Chapter 7 [5:11]
8. Chapter 8 [7:59]
1. Chapter 1 [4:18]
2. Chapter 2 [8:42]
3. Chapter 3 [6:01]
4. Chapter 4 [7:39]
5. Chapter 5 [4:04]
6. Chapter 6 [6:19]
7. Chapter 7 [5:11]
8. Chapter 8 [7:59]
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Menu

Disc #1 -- Once An Eagle
   Chapter One
   Chapter Two
   Chapter Three
   Chapter Four
Disc #2 -- Once An Eagle
   Chapter Five
   Chapter Six
   Chapter Seven
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