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. ..
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 ..
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 ..
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 ..
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 ..
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 ..
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 ..
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: ..
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 ..
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 ..
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) ..
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. ..