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Review- A Fistful of Dollars (1964)

I love Clint Eastwood. He epitomizes badassery in a way no one has ever been able to surpass. Not Bruce Lee, not even Chuck Norris. From his signature squint to his growl of a voice, Clint would be recognized as an icon of cool wherever he went. 653 more words


Take Me Back to Old Wyoming

Wyoming quickly makes itself home to those who need wide open spaces and beautiful landscapes.

This past week I met a location manager who lives in both LA and Cody, Wyo. 175 more words

This Week at the Hand Grenade's Headquarters #20

How is it that a 90 year-old film of predictable images and first-level politics so surreptitiously transformed into a haunting cinematic experience? And how is it that a director who got so many things wrong in his latest film, a war film about a new frontier, got so much right in his revisionist work of the old ones? 1,550 more words

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A Fistful of Dollars

Year: 1964
Directed By: Sergio Leone
Written By: Several people are credited with both story and screenplay


Having just seen this movie for the first time in my life I’m ashamed to have had such a high opinion of myself as a movie fan. 425 more words

Clint Eastwood

Getting all Black and Blue over Media Literacy

Or is it white and gold?  A few weeks ago, a new viral event entered the lexicon: So, is the dress in that picture white & gold or blue & black?   814 more words

Media Literacy

"Go ahead, make my day."

I don’t know.
Maybe I still smell to you like a prey, even if I am turning the other (not cheek but) page.

Just A Thought

For a Few Dollars More (1965)

For a Few Dollars More is usually looked upon as the black sheep of Leone’s Dollars trilogy but it’s actually one of the strongest. Easily more assured and visionary than A Fistful of Dollars, many of Leone’s directorial trademarks are on display for the first time. 222 more words

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