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Gunsmoke the Early Years

I grew up watching the hour-long color episodes (seasons 12-20) of Gunsmoke in reruns and I liked the show. Now I’m watching the first 6 seasons…they are black and white and very different. 342 more words


Spielberg Marathon: Duel

“Come on you miserable fat-head, get that fat-ass truck outta my way! ”

“My snakes! I’ve gotta find my snakes!”

“The highway’s all yours Jack… I’m not budging for at least an hour. 827 more words

Film Reviews

Duel (1971) Review

This is the story of David Mann (Dennis Weaver) who goes to his work calmly on the road when suddenly a gas truck driver overtakes him and they begin an endless desperate ‘road race’. 172 more words


Film Review: Duel (1971)

Release Date: November 10th, 1971 (Canada)
Directed by: Steven Spielberg
Written by: Richard Matheson
Based on: Duel by Richard Matheson
Music by: Billy Goldenberg
Cast: 694 more words


Monday Movie Mentions #15...

Duel (1971)

Duel is a monster movie set on the highways of rural America, and is one of the most seventies movies ever made. It’s also possibly the first TV movie to achieve somewhat of a legendary status since its release. 270 more words


What Went Right With... Duel?

Duel is a fantastic thriller, in my opinion it’s one of the best TV movies of all time and it’s arguably Steven Spielberg’s best film, in fact it’s a great movie regardless how you categorise it. 1,066 more words