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Movie Rob's Genre Grandeur: Once Upon a Time in the West (Western)

For this month’s first review for Genre Grandeur – Westerns, here’s a review of Once Upon A Time in the West (1968) by Catherine of Thoughts All Sorts Thanks again to Catherine of Thoughts All Sorts for choosing this month’s genre.

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Episode 102 - "My Three Directors"

In their sophomore effort, Sam, Caleb, and Stephen let you get to know them a little better by introducing a favorite film by their favorite director: Orson Welles’ … 70 more words


Sergio Leone

Sergio Leone was an Italian film director, producer and screenwriter, credited as the inventor of the “Spaghetti Western” genre.His most famous movies include the dollar trilogy, Once Upon a Time in the West and The Good, the Bad and the Ugly.Leone had a particular style of editing which is being used by many directors even today.Leone’s film-making style includes juxtaposing extreme close-up shots with lengthy long shots.He is considered as the best director of the European western genre. 126 more words

Once Upon A Time

A twelve-minute example from 1980,  illustrating why Mark Knopfler will go down as one of the best guitarists of all time.

With credit also to the guys in Dire Straits

Dire Straits

Once Upon a Time: The West Reconsidered

DATELINE:  NOT Young Abe Lincoln!

When last we watched Sergio Leone’s grand epic, Richard Nixon was president.

It’s time for an updated opinion. Oh, yes, this Western is still longer than the Nixon Administration and more… 256 more words

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Poorly Executed Villains: The Magnificent Seven (2016)

Of the many issues present in Antoine Fuqua’s 2016 remake of The Magnificent Seven, one of the most prevalent and persistent ones is the weakness of the villain. 1,274 more words