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The Virginian and the Unintentional Villain

Often, in Hollywood films, The Villain is a highly-motivated character. He or she knows what they want and they pursue it doggedly.

For example, look at the 1946 western, … 703 more words


Blu-Ray Review: Ride The High Country (1962).

Directed by Sam Peckinpah
Produced by Richard E. Lyons
Screenplay by N.B. Stone, Jr.
Director Of Photography: Lucien Ballard
Film Editor: Frank Santillo
Music by George Bassman… 455 more words

Randolph Scott

Kept Husbands (1931)

If you’re looking for a deliciously scandalous movie with witty dialogue and delightful characters, this is not it. But if you’re on the hunt for a mediocre flick with flat characters and a predictable plot, you’ve found it! 3,511 more words


The Casting Game No. 132

Harvey Keitel and Don Galloway (of ‘The Big Chill’ fame) take turns and tag one another as Joel McCrea in Hitchcock’s ‘Foreign Correspondent’ (1940) 19 more words


Post-50s Western Blu-Ray News #241: Ride The High Country (1962).

Directed by Sam Peckinpah
Starring Randolph Scott, Joel McCrea, Mariette Hartley, Ron Starr, James Drury, Edgar Buchanan, R.G. Armstrong

Here’s one so many of us have been waiting for. 34 more words

Randolph Scott

Union Pacific (1939)

Directed by Cecil B. DeMille
Written by Walter DeLeon & C. Gardner Sullivan and Jesse Lasky Jr.

Cecil B. DeMille makes his second appearance in this Westerns marathon after the promising  709 more words


The Sport Parade (1932)

This is a pre-Code sports movie that’s mostly famous for a certain locker room scene, but it’s interesting to watch for the sports footage, the frequent appearance of… 3,248 more words