Silverado

Silverado


Silverado

Release year: 1985 Director: Lawrence Kasdan Screenwriter: Lawrence Kasdan, Mark Kasdan Starring: Kevin Kline, Scott Glenn, Kevin Costner, Danny Glover, Brian Dennehy, Linda Hunt, Lynn Whitfield, Jeff Goldblum, Amanda Wyss Ratings: 2 Oscar nominations: Best Sound, Best Original Score. Four men travel together to Silverado where they go each their way. But an injustice in ..

Seraphim Falls

Seraphim Falls


Seraphim Falls

Release Year: 2006 Director: David Von Ancken Writers: David Von Ancken, Abby Everett Jacques Starring: Pierce Brosnan, Liam Neeson, Michael Wincott, Ed Lauter, John Robinson, Anjelica Huston, Tom Noonan Following the American Civil War, a colonel (Liam Neeson) hunt down a man (Pierce Brosnan) against whom he bears a grudge. This moody contemporary western begins ..

Moviegeek5: Western Comedies

Moviegeek5: Western Comedies


Moviegeek5: Western Comedies

All popular genres at some point becomes a well of material for spoofs and comedies. This usually happens around the time the genre has a dip in popularity. This was also true of the western genre, which was massive and influential from the 1930s until the 1960s, where it went into a steep decline. Comparatively ..

The Missing

The Missing


The Missing

Release Year: 2003 Director: Ron Howard Writers: Ken Kaufman (screenplay), Thomas Eidson (based on his 1996 novel The Last Ride) Starring: Cate Blanchett, Tommy Lee Jones, Evan Rachel Wood, Jenna Boyd, Aaron Eckhart, Val Kilmer, Sergio Calderón, Eric Schweig, Steve Reevis, Jay Tavare, Simon Baker, Ray McKinnon, Clint Howard Rating: Nominated for 3 Saturn Awards: ..

The Comancheros

The Comancheros


The Comancheros

Release Year: 1961 Directors: Michael Curtiz, John Wayne (uncredited) Writers: James Edward Grant (screenplay), Clair Huffaker (screenplay), Paul I. Wellman (based on his 1952 novel The Comancheros) Starring: John Wayne, Stuart Whitman, Ina Balin, Nehemiah Persoff, Lee Marvin, Michael Ansara, Patrick Wayne, Bruce Cabot, Joan O’Brien, Jack Elam, Edgar Buchanan Moviegeek Sunday Classic #240, week ..

Kansas Pacific

Kansas Pacific


Kansas Pacific

Release year: 1953 Director: Ray Nazarro Screenwriter: Daniel B. Ullman (adapted from his play) Starring: Sterling Hayden, Eve Miller, Barton MacLane, Harry Shannon, Tom Fadden, Reed Hadley, Douglas Fowley, Robert Keys, Irving Bacon It is just before the Civil War and the threat of a war makes finishing the railroad crossing Kansas to the frontier ..

Bandolero!

Bandolero!


Bandolero!

Release Year: 1968 Director: Andrew V. McLaglen Writers: James Lee Barrett (screenplay), Stanley L. Hough (story) Starring: James Stewart, Dean Martin, Raquel Welch, George Kennedy, Andrew Prine, Will Geer, Clint Ritchie, Denver Pyle, Tom Heaton, Rudy Diaz, Sean McClory, Harry Carey, Jr., Guy Raymond Moviegeek Sunday Classic #233, week 49 2018 Mace Bishop (James Stewart) ..

The Shootist

The Shootist


The Shootist

Release Year: 1976 Director: Don Siegel Writers: Miles Hood Swarthout (screenplay), Scott Hale (screenplay), Glendon Swarthout (based on his 1975 novel The Shootist) Starring: John Wayne, Lauren Bacall, Ron Howard, James Stewart, Richard Boone, Hugh O’Brian, Bill McKinney, Harry Morgan, John Carradine, Rick Lenz, Scatman Crothers, Gregg Palmer Rating: Nominated for 1 Oscar: Best Art Direction. ..

The War Wagon

The War Wagon


The War Wagon

Release Year: 1967 Director: Burt Kennedy Writer: Clair Huffaker (screenplay based on his 1957 novel The War Wagon) Starring: John Wayne, Kirk Douglas, Howard Keel, Robert Walker Jr., Keenan Wynn, Bruce Cabot, Joanna Barnes, Valora Nolan, Bruce Dern, Gene Evans, Terry Wilson Moviegeek Sunday Classic #205, week 21 2018 Taw Jackson (John Wayne) a man who ..

The Killer (O Matador)

The Killer (O Matador)


The Killer (O Matador)

Release year: 2017 Director: Marcelo Galvão Screenwriter: Marcelo Galvão Starring: Diogo Morgado, Thalia Ayala, Maria de Mederios, Mel Lisboa, Phil Miler, Etienne Chicot, Will Roberts, Thaís Cabral Strangers meet and one of them tell the others the story of the feared killer Cabeleira (Morgado). Brazilian western O Matador struggles in the first half, as many ..

Frontera

Frontera


Frontera

Release year: 2014 Director: Michael Berry Screenwriter: Michael Berry, Louis Moulinet Starring: Ed Harris, Michael Peña, Eva Longoria, Amy Madigan, Aden Young, Michael Ray Escamilla, Seth Adkins, Daniel Zacapa After crossing the borders illegally, Mexican Miguel (Peña) becomes the prime suspect of a murder. The husband of the victim is former sheriff Roy (Harris) who ..

The Quick and the Dead

The Quick and the Dead


The Quick and the Dead

Release Year: 1995 Director: Sam Raimi Writer: Simon Moore Starring: Sharon Stone, Gene Hackman, Russell Crowe, Leonardo DiCaprio, Tobin Bell, Roberts Blossom, Kevin Conway, Keith David, Lance Henriksen, Pat Hingle, Gary SiniseMark Boone Junior A female gun fighter (Sharon Stone) rides into a frontier town controlled by the brutal Herod (Gene Hackman), who is arranging ..