El Dorado

El Dorado


El Dorado

Release Year: 1967 Director: Howard Hawks Writers: Leigh Brackett (screenplay), Harry Brown (loosely based on his novel The Stars in Their Courses) Moviegeek Sunday Classic #163, week 31 2017 Starring: John Wayne, Robert Mitchum, James Caan, Arthur Hunnicut, Charlene Holt, Edward Asner, R.G. Armstrong, Christopher George, Michele Carey, Paul Fix, Marina Ghane, Robert Donner, John ..

Westworld

Westworld


Westworld

Release Year: 1973 Director: Michael Crichton Writer: Michael Crichton Starring: Yul Brynner, Richard Benjamin, James Brolin, Alan Oppenheimer Rating: Nominated for 1 Saturn Award: Best Science Fiction Film. Moviegeek Sunday Classic #158, week 26 2017 A high-tech adult amusement park company Delos offers the vacation of the future – today! Visitor get to live out ..

The Good, the Bad and the Ugly (Il buono, il brutto, il cattivo)

The Good, the Bad and the Ugly (Il buono, il brutto, il cattivo)


The Good, the Bad and the Ugly (Il buono, il brutto, il cattivo)

Release Year: 1966 Director: Sergio Leone Writers: Sergio Leone (screenplay & story), Luciano Vincenzoni (screenplay & story), Furio Scarpelli (screenplay), Agenore Incrocci (screenplay), Mickey Know (English version) Starring: Clint Eastwood, Eli Wallach, Lee Van Cleef, Aldo Giuffré, Luigi Pistilli, Rada Rassimov, Enzo Petito Moviegeek Sunday Classic #153, week 21 2017 Two men joined by a ..

Pale Rider

Pale Rider


Pale Rider

Release year: 1985 Director: Clint Eastwood Screenwriter: Michael Butler, Dennis Shryack Starring: Clint Eastwood, Michael Moriarty, Carrie Snodgress, Chris Penn, Richard Dysart, Sydney Penny, Richard Kiel, Doug Mcgrath Ratings: Cannes: Nominated for Palme d’Or. A small mining camp is threatened by a neighbouring landowner (Richard Dysart) determined to take over the land. When a mysterious ..

Cowboys & Aliens

Cowboys & Aliens


Cowboys & Aliens

Release year: 2011 Director: Jon Favreau Screenwriter: Roberto Orci, Alex Kurtszman, Damon Lindelof, Mark Fergus, Hawk Ostby, Scott Mitchell Rosenberg (comic book) Starring: Daniel Craig, Harrison Ford, Olivia Wilde, Paul Dano, Sam Rockwell, Adam Beach, Clancy Brown, Abigail Spencer A cowboy (Daniel Craig) wakes up in Arizona,1873, with no memory of who he is or ..

3:10 to Yuma

3:10 to Yuma


3:10 to Yuma

Release year: 2007 Director: James Mangold Screenwriter: Halsted Welles, Michael Brandt, Derek Haas, Elmore Leonard (short story) Starring: Christian Bale, Russell Crowe, Logan Lerman, Dallas Roberts, Ben Foster, Peter Fonda, Vinessa Shaw, Alan Tudyk Ratings: 2 Oscar nominations: Best Original Score, Best Sound Mixing. Small-time farmer Dan Evans (Christian Bale) volunteers to help transfer dangerous ..

The Gundown

The Gundown


The Gundown

Release year: 2011 Director: Dustin Rikert Screenwriter: Dustin Rikert, William Shockley Starring: Peter Coyote, Sheree J. Wilson, Andrew W. Walker, William Shockley, Veronica Milagros, Allison Gordon, Tyler Kain Cole Brandt (Andrew W. Walker), a gun-for-hire seeking justice, arrives in the town of Dead River, a town led by outlaw Travis McCain (William Shockley) and in ..

The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance

The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance


The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance

Release Year: 1962 Director: John Ford Writers: James Warner Bellah (screenplay), Willis Goldbeck (screenplay), Dorothy M. Johnson (story) Starring: John Wayne, James Stewart, Vera Miles, Lee Marvin, Edmond O’Brien, Andy Devine, Ken Murray, John Carradine, Jeantee Nolan, John Qualen, Willis Bouchey, Carleton Young, Woody Strode, Denver Pyle, Strother Martin, Lee Van Cleef, Robert F. Simon, O.Z. Whitehead, Paul Birch ..

Rio Bravo

Rio Bravo


Rio Bravo

Release Year: 1959 Director: Howard Hawks Writers: Jules Furthman (screenplay), Leigh Brackett (screenplay), B.H. McCampbell (short story “Rio Bravo”) Starring: John Wayne, Dean Martin, Ricky Nelson, Angie Dickinson, Walter Brennan, Ward Bond, John Russell, Pedro Gonzalez-Gonzalez, Estelita Rodriguez, Claude Akins Rating: Won 1 Golden Globe: Most Promising Newcomer – Female 8Angie Dickinson). Nominated for 1 ..

Django Unchained

Django Unchained


Django Unchained

Release Year: 2012 Director: Quentin Tarantino Writer: Quentin Tarantino Starring: Jamie Foxx, Christoph Waltz, Kerry Washington, Leonardo DiCaprio, Samuel L. Jackson, Walton Goggins, Dennis Christopher, James Remar, David Steen, Dana Gourrier, Laura Cayouette, Ato Essandoh Rating: Best Supporting Actor (Christoph Waltz), Bet Original Screenplay. Nominated for 3 Oscars: Best Picture, Best Cinematography, Best Sound Editing. ..

Blazing Saddles

Blazing Saddles


Blazing Saddles

Release Year: 1974 Director: Mel Brooks Writers: Mel Brooks (screenplay), Norman Steinberg (screenplay), Richard Pryor (screenplay), Alan Uger (screenplay), Andrew Bergman (screenplay & story) Starring: Cleavon Little, Gene Wilder, Slim Pickens, Harvey Korman, Madeline Kahn, Mel Brooks, Burton Gilliam, Alex Karras, David Huddleston, John Hillerman Rating: Nominated for 3 Oscars: Best Supporting Actress (Madeline Kahn), ..

The Searchers

The Searchers


The Searchers

Release year: 1956 Director: John Ford Screenwriter: Frank S. Nugent, Alan LeMay (novel) Starring: John Wayne, Jeffrey Hunter, Vera Miles, Ward Bond, Natalie Wood, John Qualen, Olive Carey, Henry Brandon Ratings: 1 Golden Globe: Most Promising Male Newcomer (Patrick Wayne). Moviegeek Sunday Classic #102, week 21 2016 Civil war veteran Ethan Edwards (John Wayne) returns ..