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10 Ratings: 2.8
A movie directed by George Stevens

They call itGiantbecause everything in this picture is big, from the generous running time (more than 200 minutes) to the sprawling ranch location (a horizon-to-horizon plain with a lonely, modest mansion dropped in the middle) to the high-powered stars. … see full wiki

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Director: George Stevens
2 reviews about Giant
review by . August 19, 2007
posted in Movie Hype
Pros: Big     Cons: The James Dean hype     The Bottom Line: I hate the bottom line     I'm officially taking James Dean down from his pedastal now. There's a point where actor worship goes too far, and movie buffs everywhere have long passed it in Dean's case. Dean made three movies in his lifetime - a good movie (East of Eden) an excellent movie (Rebel Without a Cause) and a Saturday Matinee throwaway (Giant). Then he slammed his car …
review by . October 30, 2004
posted in Movie Hype
GIANT stars Rock Hudson and Elizabeth Taylor as Jordan and Leslie Benedict in an epic story about one family's journey to power and respectability. Jordan Benedict is a Texan rancher who travels east searching for horses to ride and cattle to breed. He makes a stop at the Lynnton estate. While there he meets Leslie Lynnton. At first he is amused by her charm and she is infatuated by his good looks and wealth. Soon his amusement grows into love and he asks Leslie to marry him. After a brief honeymoon, …
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