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The Hanging Tree (1959)

I’ve finally realized the reason why I have always assumed that I am not a fan of Westerns. It’s because I’m not really a fan of John Wayne or John Ford (sacrilege, I know), and their Westerns were mostly the ones I’d seen. 1,198 more words


High Noon

Released:  1952

Cast:  Gary Cooper, Thomas Mitchell, Lloyd Bridges, Katy Jurado, Grace Kelly, Otto Kurger, Lon Chaney, Jr., Harry Morgan, Eve McVeagh

Oscar Wins:  Best Actor (Gary Cooper), Best Film Editing (Elmo Williams, Harry W. 1,017 more words

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A Farewell To Arms

A Farewell to Arms (1932) Director: Frank Borzage

This interpretation of Hemingway’s famous novel starrs Gary Cooper -who also starred in the 1943 version of Hemingway’s… 198 more words


Debt to Cinema 001: High Noon


The first episode in our new show that is dedicated to reviewing films either one or the both of us has never seen.

This week we are crossing off a quintessential classic from Steve’s list of shame, the real time Western that defies genre.


MOVIE REVIEW | ***AFI WEEKEND*** #27. High Noon (1952)

“The American Film Institute’s list of the 100 Greatest Movies was selected by AFI’s blue-ribbon panel of more than 1,500 leaders of the American movie community to commemorate 100 Years of Movies”. 619 more words


The Hanging Tree (1959)

In this Western directed by Delmer Daves, Dr. Joseph “Doc” Frail helps Rune (Ben Piazza), who is a thief, escape from those he stole from, but since Frail is played by Gary Cooper, who is tall and good looking, we figure that makes what he is doing all right. 619 more words


Trump Trying Hard to Look Super-Duper

A few weeks ago, soon after the first prime-time Republican debate, Rachel Maddow alluded that the then-relationship between Donald Trump and Fox News was much like the relationship between Victor Frankenstein and his monster.  439 more words

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