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Horizons West (1952)

I’d have to call this Universal -International western by way of Budd Boetticher unusual. Unusual in the sense that there really isn’t an outright hero but rather two villains. 544 more words

Daily Take

Way...Way Out (1966)

By Richard Winters

My Rating: 3 out of 10

4-Word Review: Living on the moon.

The year is 1989 and both the Russians and Americans have set-up bases on the moon. 537 more words

Movies

Touch of Evil (1958, Orson Welles)

Touch of Evil is a visceral experience. Welles’s long takes and long sequences–in particular, the opening tracking shot, the apartment interrogation scene and the oil field interrogation at the end, these sequences depend on the viewer’s understanding of geography. 511 more words

★★★★

The Bridges at Toko-Ri (1954)

William Holden won an Oscar for the 1953 film Stalag 17 and in ’54 would star in two films opposite Grace Kelly. This Korean war epic and The Country Girl for which Grace herself would win the coveted Oscar. 748 more words

Daily Take

Duel - 1971

The first film in the Steven Spielberg collection is the thrilling and mysterious film Duel. , and its biggest stars are Dennis Weaver and a truck. 742 more words

Films

Gunsmoke

Gunsmoke is an American radio and television Western drama series created by director Norman Macdonnell and writer John Meston.

The stories take place in and around Dodge City, Kansas, during the settlement of the American West. 375 more words

Going Off the Grid

Off the Grid: Inside the Movement for more Space, Less Government, and True Independence in Modern America

by Nick Rosen

Penguin Books (2010)

Book Review… 584 more words

Inspiring Moments In Resistance