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In cinematographer Arthur Edson's 70 mm "Grandeur" version above, the cowboy (John Wayne) and the bufffalo rush with abandon across the screen.
But most first release audiences viewed the movie in the conventional academy ratio version that Lucien Andriot shot using a different camera while Edson created the widescreen version. Above, frames cropped from Edson's version for this page emulate what the original audiences saw.