The Plow that Broke the Plains & The River

The Plow that Broke the Plains & The River

Director: Pare Lorentz Cast: Virgil Thomson

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Overview

The Plow That Broke the Plains contains a new performance of Virgil Thomson's renowned score for the film from the 1930s. Conductor Angel Gil-Ordonez showcases Thomson's material from that film as well as his work from The River ~ Perry Seibert, All Movie Guide

Product Details

Release Date: 01/30/2007
UPC: 0747313552153
Original Release: 0000
Source: Naxos
Sound: [DTS 5.1-Channel Surround Sound]
Time: 1:52:00
Sales rank: 79,580

Special Features

The Plow That Broke the Plains:; Special features include:; George Stoney on The Plow and The River 15:01; Stoney on The New Deal, The River, and Race 6:09; Charles Fussell on Virgil Thomson 17:35; Virgil Thomson on Virgil Thomson (Audio only) 7:15

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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- The Plow That Broke the Plains - The River
2. Prelude [4:05]
3. Pastorale (Grass) [1:19]
4. Cattle [2:06]
5. The Homesteader [2:48]
6. Warning [1:44]
7. War and the Tractor [3:39]
8. Speculation (Blues) [2:54]
9. Drought [1:45]
10. Wind and Dust [2:02]
11. Devastation [4:25]
1. Prelude [:42]
2. First Forest [:57]
3. Big River [5:31]
4. Flaming Ruins [1:06]
5. Forest [2:15]
6. Clouds [4:00]
7. Barren Land [6:15]
8. Seagulls [1:13]
9. Field [3:04]
10. Finale [6:12]

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