Here is an interesting piece depicting Tom Brown’s Schooldays, a classic book written by Thomas Hughes. You may have read the book or seen the film…. 45 more words
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You find the most interesting things in old, classic movies … if you pay attention. Take John Ford’s iconic western Stagecoach.
On a stagecoach to Lordsberg there is a fine collection of passengers Chaucer would have been proud to represent: the whore, the pregnant patrician, the gambler, the whiskey drummer, the drunken doctor, the wise Marshal, the feisty driver, and the Ringo Kid who just busted out of prison and is planning to get his revenge on the naughty boys who framed him. 305 more words
This weekend I re-watched John Ford’s 1939 film, Stagecoach–
I grew up on Westerns, both TV shows and movies. This isn’t really surprising in a household proud of its Western roots (and with a father who thought John Wayne was the bee’s-knees). 1,397 more words
INDIO (CBSLA.com) — Passes for next year’s Stagecoach country music festival go on sale at 10 a.m. Tuesday.
Tim McGraw, Miranda Lambert, Blake Shelton and Merle Haggard are among the headliners at the festival, which is scheduled for April 24 through 26 in 2015 at the Empire Polo Club in Indio. 134 more words