Western

Little Big Man

Little Big Man was released in 1970. It was directed by Arthur Penn and based novel by Thomas Berger. The movie opens with 121 year old Jack Crabb (Dustin Hoffman) getting ready to tell his life story. The story starts with a young Jack and his sister being save by a Sioux warrior and then he […]

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Santee (1973)

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Santee (1973) was directed by Gary Nelson, Nelson started in Tv and moved to movies. He directed five films, including Disney’s “The Black Hole”. Jody Deakes (Michael Burns) joins his outlaw father after his mothers death. Jody’s father is running from Santee (Glen Ford) a bounty hunter. Santee kills Jody’s father and Jody follows him hoping to take […]

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Jonah Hex (2010)

Jonah Hex (2010) was directed by Jimmy Hayward.  Hayward is an animator turned director, he was the animator for the movies -Toy Story (1995), A Bug’s Life (1998),  Monsters, Inc. (2001) and Finding Nemo (2003). Jonah Hex (Josh Brolin) fights for the Confederacy till his commanding officer, Quentin Turnbull (John Malkovich) orders him to burn […]

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Alvarez Kelly (1966)

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Alvarez Kelly was directed by Edward Dmytryk. Dmytrky was a member of the Hollywood Ten, he served time in prison for being in contempt of Congress during the McCarthy trials. After a months he testify again, and gave the names of his fellow members in the American Communist Party. This kept directing low budget films […]

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