Union Pacific
Union Pacific (1939)

Cecil B. DeMille takes us back to the 1860s, then rebuilds the first intercontinental railroad in Union Pacific. The real-life spectacle is occasionally interrupted by the fictional adventures of railroad overseer Joel McCrea, postmistress… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: May 23, 2006
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Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Emanuel Levy
EmanuelLevy.Com

Released in 1939 and boasting patriotic zeal, DeMille's empire-building epic is one of his most impressive pictures, with wonderful performances from Barbara Stanwyck and Joel McCrea at their peak.

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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

It has the grand sweep of a DeMille film.

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Carol Cling
Las Vegas Review-Journal

Rip-snortin', old-fashioned Western, with understated McCrea and hammy Stanwyck a great team.

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jay nixon
Typical overblown, overlong DeMille epic. Stanwyck is excellent as always although the 30's eyebrows are a bit distracting.