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Western film highlights

the best of the West, 1914-2001

by Henryk Hoffmann

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Published by McFarland & Co. in Jefferson, N.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Western films -- United States -- History and criticism.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 183-184) and index.

      Statementby Henryk Hoffmann.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPN1995.9.W4 H54 2003
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 203 p. :
      Number of Pages203
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3673694M
      ISBN 100786415630
      LC Control Number2003006887

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      Cooper stars as retiring marshall Will Kane, who is about to leave town when he hears that his nemesis, Frank Miller Ian MacDonaldhas been reprieved from death row and is arriving on the noon train. How the West was Spun would have sufficed. You look like a poached egg. Paco and Nino are the kinds of open-faced proletarian heroes found more often in fables than in life. Legend has it Fonda, preparing for his first evil role, showed up on set wearing a bandito mustache and half rolling his eyes.

      Last but not least - always a sign of a really great movie - it was even remade in space, as Outland. It was notable for rapid shifts of location, including action on a moving train. The gang is becalmed, the house is too full and the tempers are fraying. And because throughout his career Ford specialised in western films, many saw his as the best western films ever done. The western genre benefited from this morphine-shot of grubby poetic realism.


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