Release Info - Once Upon a Time in the West (1968)
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Once Upon a Time in the West (1968)

Genres: Western

Taglines: There were three men in her life. One to take her... one to love her... and one to kill her.

Director: Sergio Leone

Writers: Sergio Donati, Dario Argento, Bernardo Bertolucci, Sergio Leone, ...

Stars: Claudia Cardinale, Henry Fonda, Jason Robards, Charles Bronson, ...

Story of a young woman, Mrs. McBain, who moves from New Orleans to frontier Utah, on the very edge of the American West. She arrives to find her new husband and family slaughtered, but by whom? The prime suspect, coffee-lover Cheyenne, befriends her and offers to go after the real killer, assassin gang leader Frank, in her honor. He is accompanied by Harmonica, a man already on a quest to get even.

Release Dates:

Italy 21 Dec 1968
USA 28 May 1969 (New York City, New York)
UK 06 Jun 1969
USA 02 Jul 1969 (Bismarck, North Dakota)
Sweden 04 Aug 1969
Brazil 10 Aug 1969
West Germany 14 Aug 1969
France 27 Aug 1969
Austria 29 Aug 1969
Hong Kong 25 Sep 1969
Japan 04 Oct 1969
Spain 24 Nov 1969 (Barcelona)
Mexico 04 Dec 1969
Spain 29 Jan 1970
Finland 17 Apr 1970
Norway 21 Apr 1970
Ireland 23 May 1970
Uruguay 16 Oct 1970
Belgium 04 Jun 1971 (Gent)
Italy 20 May 1972 (re-release)
Turkey 27 Nov 1972
Hungary 17 Jan 1974
Japan 17 May 1975 (re-release)
Finland 29 Jul 1977 (re-release)
USA (New York Film Festival)
East Germany 24 Jul 1981
Norway 21 Oct 1983 (re-release)
Germany 02 Oct 1991 (TV premiere)
Italy (Festival dei Due Mondi)
Germany 12 Apr 1998 (director's cut) (TV premiere)
UK 14 Apr 2000 (re-release)
Italy 10 Jul 2002 (Taormina Film Festival)
Australia 02 Mar 2003 (Adelaide International Film Festival)
Greece 09 Sep 2003 (DVD premiere)
Italy 24 Oct 2007 (Rome Film Festival)
USA 30 Apr 2008 (Tribeca Film Festival)
Italy 21 Jun 2008 (Pesaro Film Festival)
USA 18 Oct 2008 (Chicago International Film Festival)
USA (San Francisco International Film Festival)
UK 24 Jul 2009 (re-release)
France 21 Jul 2010 (re-release)
Germany 03 Aug 2012 (Cinestrange Filmfestival)
Philippines 10 Dec 2012 (Cinemanila International Film Festival)
UK 14 Aug 1969 (London)
Iran 12 Nov 1969
Denmark 05 Jan 1970
Portugal 31 Mar 1970
Spain 29 Jan 1970 (Madrid)
USA 04 Jul 1969
Australia 12 Feb 1970
Italy 24 Dec 1968 (Turin)
Poland 27 Jun 2016 (Transatlantyk Festival)
France 28 Sep 2016 (re-release) (restored version)
Poland 25 Oct 2016 (American Film Festival)
Netherlands 03 Nov 2016 (re-release)

Also Known As:

(original title) Once Upon a Time in the West
(original title) C'era una volta il West
Argentina Érase una vez en el Oeste
Austria Spiel mir das Lied vom Tod
Australia Once Upon a Time in the West
Belgium (Flemish title) Er was eens in het verre Westen
Bulgaria (Bulgarian title) Имало едно време на запад
Brazil Era uma Vez no Oeste
Canada (French title) Il était une fois dans l'Ouest
Colombia Hasta que llegó su hora
Czechoslovakia (Czech title) Tenkrát na Západe
Czechoslovakia (Slovak title) Vtedy na Západe
Denmark Vestens hårde halse
Spain (Catalan title) Fins que li va arribar l'hora
Spain Hasta que llegó su hora
Finland (Swedish title) Harmonika - en hämnare
Finland Huuliharppukostaja
France Il était une fois dans l'Ouest
UK Once Upon a Time in the West
Greece (transliterated ISO-LATIN-1 title) Kapote sti Dysi
Greece Κάποτε στη Δύση
Croatia Bilo jednom na Divljem zapadu
Hungary Volt egyszer egy vadnyugat
Japan Uesutan
Lithuania Karta vakaruose
Mexico Erase una vez en el oeste
Mexico (DVD box title) Había una vez en el Oeste
Netherlands (informal literal title) Het gebeurde in het westen
Norway Ondt blod i Vesten
Peru Érase una vez en el Oeste
Poland (informal alternative title) Dawno temu na Dzikim Zachodzie
Poland Pewnego razu na Dzikim Zachodzie
Portugal Aconteceu no Oeste
Romania Undeva, candva in Vest
Serbia Bilo jednom na divljem zapadu
Russia Однажды на Диком Западе
Sweden Harmonica - En hämnare
Slovakia Vtedy na Západe
Soviet Union (Russian title) Однажды на Диком Западе
Turkey (Turkish title) Batida Kan Var
Turkey (DVD title) Bir Zamanlar Batida
USA Once Upon a Time in the West
USA (literal English title) There Was Once the West
Europe (English title) Once Upon a Time in the West
West Germany Spiel mir das Lied vom Tod
World-wide Once Upon a Time in the West
World-wide (English title) Once Upon a Time in the West
Denmark (reissue title) Once Upon a Time in the West
Ireland (English title) Once Upon a Time in the West
Iran (Persian title) Dastan-e bozorg-e gharb
Slovenia Bilo je nekoc na Divjem zahodu
Germany Spiel mir das Lied vom Tod
Canada (English title) Once Upon a Time in the West
Ukraine Одного разу на Дикому Заходi
Czech Republic Tenkrát na Západě
Turkey (DVD title) (Turkish title) Bir Zamanlar Batida
Yugoslavia (Slovenian title) Bilo je nekoč na divjem zahodu
Yugoslavia (Serbian title) Bilo jednom na divljem zapadu
Yugoslavia (Croatian title) Bilo jednom na divljem zapadu