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Little story on the big prairie: Costner's "Open Range" and the modern Western.

This article originally appeared on MovieRob’s blog, here.

I was invited to do this article by MovieRob for his Genre Grandeur series for January, which focuses on period (as opposed to contemporary setting) Westerns. 1,160 more words


Review: GoodFellas

Directed by Martin Scorsese

Certificate 18

Starring Robert De Niro, Ray Liotta, Joe Pesci, Lorraine Bracco, Paul Sorvino

Released 20th January 2017

I rarely use the word ‘masterpiece’.  755 more words

Film Review

Native American lifestyle

The hunter-gatherer lifestyle of Native Americans persisted right into the nineteenth century and ran parallel to the industrial age. The different tribes had frequently been at war with one another, and atrocities were committed between them as well as upon white settlers, and yet the idyll of their lives persists in literature, films, songs and every kind of cultural representation. 603 more words

Native Americans

and I want to thank you

he draws a map and

gives it to the crown prince.

the cartographer tells the

royal adviser, who is also in the room,

that there is no… 32 more words

#1 Best Westerns: Dances With Wolves



Kevin Costner, Mary McDonnell, Rodney A. Grant, Graham Greene, and Floyd Red Crow Westerman


Kevin Costner


Highest grossing western of all time. 115 more words


The Best Picture Project -- Cimarron (1931)

Directed by Wesley Ruggles

Screenplay by Howard Estabrook, based upon the novel by Edna Ferber

Starring Richard Dix and Irene Dunne

Here we are friends – after these many, long years together, with you diligently consuming every entry of… 1,737 more words

The Best Picture Project

Movie Review- Black Robe

Black Robe- 1991; Directed by Bruce Beresford

Too often great films are overshadowed… by inferior productions with slicker marketing, more funding, and appearances by A-list stars.  212 more words