SHANE (1953) - Alan Ladd - Jean Arthur - Van Heflin - Brandon De Wilde - Jack Palance - Ben Johnson - Edgar Buchanan – Emile Meyer – Elisha Cook Jr. – Douglas Spencer – John Dierkes – Ellen Corby - Based on the novel by Jack Schaeffer – Screenplay by A. B. Guthrie Jr. - Produced & Directed by George Stevens - Paramount - Publicity Still.
Van Heflin (December 13, 1910 – July 23, 1971), United States Army Air Corps. During World War II, Heflin served as a combat cameraman in the Ninth Air Force in Europe. After the war, he bacame known as a film and theater actor. He played mostly character parts over the course of his film career, but during the 1940s had a string of roles as a leading man. He won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for his performance in Johnny Eager (1942).