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A bit of background to my love of the western

JOEL MCCREA, RANDOLPH SCOTT, SAM PECKINPAH AND MY ADDICTION TO WESTERNS

My very first memory of cowboy films is Broken Lance with Spencer Tracy which my father took me to see at the Regent cinema in Brisbane some time during 1954. 4,477 more words

Actors

SPOTLIGHT: Sizzling Pre-Code Stanwyck (XIII)

Welcome to a new Film Friday and the conclusion of our spotlight series on the Pre-Code work of Barbara Stanwyck (1907-1990), one of Hollywood’s most respected leading ladies. 1,259 more words

Films

TCM Alert: Warren Oates.

Turner Classic Movies is dedicating Monday, August 24 to the great Warren Oates. Beginning with Yellowstone Kelly (1959), they’re running 13 of his films, including… 65 more words

1959

The Tall Stranger (1957).

Directed by Tomas Carr
Produced by Walter Mirisch
Screenplay by Christopher Knopf
From a story by Louis L’Amour
Director Of Photography: Wilfred M. Cline, ASC… 504 more words

1957

Happy Fourth Of July.

Now this was a great way to celebrate our nation’s independence, with a double feature of High School Confidential! and Fort Massacre (both 1958) at the Palace in Marion, Ohio, in 1958.  21 more words

1958