Joe Kidd

Joe Kidd


Joe Kidd

Release Year: 1972 Director: John Sturges Writer: Elmore Leonard Starring. Clint Eastwood, Robert Duvall, John Saxon, Don Stroud, Stella Garcia, James Wainright, Paul Kolso, Gregory Walcott, Dick van Patten, Pepe Hern   Moviegeek Sunday Classic #310, week 22 2020 An ex-bounty hunter is co-erced into helping a rich man and his gang track down a Mexican ..

Stagecoach

Stagecoach


Stagecoach

Release Year: 1939 Director: John Ford Writers: Dudley Nichols (screenplay), Ernest Haycox (original story) Starring: Claire Travor, John Wayne, Andy Devine, John Carradine, Thomas Mitchell, Louise Platt, George Bancroft, Donald Meek, Beton Churchill, Tim Holt, Tom Tyler Rating: Won 2 Oscar: Best Supporting Actor (Thomas Mitchell), Best Score. Nominated for 5 Oscars: Best Picture, Best ..

The Hero

The Hero


The Hero

Release year: 2017 Director: Brett Haley Screenwriter: Brett Haley, Marc Basch Starring: Sam Elliott, Laura Prepon, Nick Offerman, Krysten Ritter, Katharine Ross, Ali Wong, Patrika Darbo, Doug Cox, Cameron Esposito Ailing Western star Lee Hayden (Elliott) is getting by doing voice overs for commercial while trying to find the courage to tell people in his ..

Wild Wild West

Wild Wild West


Wild Wild West

Release year: 1999 Director: Barry Sonnenfeld Screenwriter: Jim Thomas, John Thomas, S.S. Wilson, Brent Maddock, Jeffrey Price, Peter S. Seaman Starring: Will Smith, Kevin Kline, Salma Hayek, Kenneth Branagh, M. Emmet Walsh, Ted Levine, Musetta vander  The president (Kline) teams the two different U.S. Marshalls courageous Jim West (Smith) and inventive Artemus Gordon (Kline) to ..

Jane Got a Gun

Jane Got a Gun


Jane Got a Gun

Release Year: 2015 Director: Gavin O’Connor Writers: Brian Duffield (screenplay & story), Joel Edgerton (screenplay), Anthony Tambakis (screenplay) Starring: Natalie Portman, Joel Edgerton, Ewan McGregor, Noah Emmerich, Boyd Holbrook, Rodrigo Santoro, James Burnett, Sam Quinn, Maisie McMaster A woman asks her former lover to help her when a violent gang comes to kill her outlaw ..

Moviegeek5: From Page to Saddle

Moviegeek5: From Page to Saddle


Moviegeek5: From Page to Saddle

Much like the the Western film, the Western as a literary genre had its heyday in the early and middle 20th century. Apart from the early frontier stories that go back to the early 19th century, the true Western novel is actually no older than the film genre, as Western were among the very first ..

The Ballad of Buster Scruggs

The Ballad of Buster Scruggs


The Ballad of Buster Scruggs

Release year: 2018 Director: Ethan Cole, Joel Coen Screenwriter: Joel Coen, Ethan Coen, Jack London (segment ‘All Gold canyon’ based on story by), Stewart Edward White (segment ‘The Gal Who Got Rattled’ inspired by story by) Starring: Tim Blake Nelson, Willie Watson, Clancy brown, James Franco, Liam Neeson, Zoe Kazan, Harry Melling, Brendan Gleeson  An ..

A Fistful of Dollars

A Fistful of Dollars


A Fistful of Dollars

Release year: 1964 Director: Sergio Leone Screenwriter: Adriano Bolzoni, Víctor Andrés Catena, Sergio Leone Starring: Clint Eastwood, Gian Maria Volontè, Marianne Koch, Wolfgang Lukschy, Sieghardt Rupp, Joseph Egger, Antonio Prieto, José Calvo Moviegeek Sunday Classic #305, week 17 2020 A stranger (Eastwood) comes into a desolate town torn apart by the constant battle between two rival families. ..

Rooster Cogburn

Rooster Cogburn


Rooster Cogburn

Release Year: 1975 Director: Stuart Millar Writers: Martha Hyer – as Martin Julien (screenplay), Charles Portis (inspired by his character Rooster Cogburn from his 1968 novel True Grit) Starring: John Wayne, Katharine Hepburn, Anthony Zerbe, Richard Jordan, John McIntire, Paul Koslo, Jack Colvin, Jon Lormer, Richard Romancito, Strother Martin Sunday Classic #284, week 48 2019 U.S. ..

Gunfight at the O.K. Corral

Gunfight at the O.K. Corral


Gunfight at the O.K. Corral

Release Year: 1957 Director: John Sturges Writers: Leon Uris (screenplay), George Schullin (suggested by an article by) Starring: Burt Lancaster, Kirk Douglas, Rhonda Fleming, Jo Van Fleet, John Ireland, Lyle Bettger, Frank Faylen, Earl Holliman, Ted de Corsia, Dennis Hopper, John Hudson, DeForest Kelley, Martin Milner Rating: Nominated for 2 Oscars: Best Film Editing, Best ..

The Alamo (2004)

The Alamo (2004)


The Alamo (2004)

Release Year: 2004 Director: John Lee Hancock Writers: John Lee Hancock (screenplay), Stephen Gaghan (screenplay), Leslie Bohem (screenplay) Starring: Dennis Quaid, Billy Bob Thornton, Jason Patric, Patrick Wilson, Emilio Echevarría, Jordi Mollà, Leon Rippy,Tom Davidson, Marc Blucas, Robert Prentiss, Kevin Page, Joe Stevens Based on the 1836 standoff between a group of Texan and Tejano ..

Hostiles

Hostiles


Hostiles

Release Year: 2017 Director: Scott Cooper Writers: Scott Cooper (screenplay), Donald E. Stewart (based on his screenplay) Starring: Christian Bale, Rosamund Pike, Wes Studi, Rory Cochrane, Jonathan Majors, John Benjamin Hockey, Stafford Douglas, Stephen Lang, Timothée Chalamet, Peter Mullan, Robyn Malcolm, Adam Beach, Jesse Plemons, Ben Foster In 1892, a veteran Army Captain reluctantly agrees ..