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Night Passage 1957

Universal Studios
Technicolor
“Filmed in Technirama” (c)

James Stewart stars in this sprawling, earth-toned Western.  In yet another “building the railroad” picture of the 1950’s, Stewart gets to show off his accordian-playing skills (he really could play), although it was later re-dubbed by someone else.  572 more words

Hud (1963)

  • Paul Newman in black & white? In Texas? Yes, please.
  • Melvyn (Douglas) is awesome in this movie. As is his mustache.
  • Great exchange:

Lon (Brandon de Wilde): What are you holding against Hud, Grandad? 213 more words

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Shane 1953 (Part Two)

Reasons to Love Shane

2. The Acting

Alan Ladd enjoyed working with George Stevens. When asked why he said it was because the director gave him time. 1,941 more words

Jimmy Stewart: Night Passage (1957)

Night Passage was the second of Stewart’s films to be released in 1957. Following The Spirit of St. Louis this film rounded his year and brought him back to work in a Western. 630 more words

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Shane

A new review from The Movie Snob.

Shane  (C).  I guess this is considered a classic Western—and it got six Academy Award nominations—but I didn’t think it was anything special.  117 more words

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