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Spaghetti Westerns at the Crossroads (2016)

Spaghetti Westerns at the Crossroads: Studies in Relocation, Transition and Appropriation (Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 2016). Edited by Austin Fisher.

As its title suggests, the chapters featured in this edited volume all focus on Spaghetti Westerns in one way or another. 518 more words


Draw, pardner!

The movies I saw while growing up were largely Westerns, westerns of a kinder, gentler type, where people were shot from a distance with no graphic gore.  197 more words



This would have to be in the Top Ten Coolest Movies ever and it contains the most spine – tingling musical score in cinema history. (Kudos to Ennio Morricone) Sergio Leone was a popcorn director – a visual stylist who always entertained first and maybe provoked a thought or two second. 582 more words


Call for Papers: Current Thinking on the Western III (international conference)

Current Thinking on the Western III

14-15 June 2016
University of Bradford, West Yorkshire, UK.

A conference convened by Dr Lee Broughton (Leverhulme Trust Early Career Fellow, University of Leeds) with Dr Mark Goodall (University of Bradford). 408 more words


New DVD release: Garringo and Two Crosses at Danger Pass

Wild East Productions of New York have added a new addition to their ongoing Spaghetti Western collection. Both of the films featured on this double bill disc were directed by the Spanish Spaghetti Western stalwart Rafael Romero Marchent. 815 more words


Spaghetti Western Imperial Chocolate Coffee Stout reviewed by Brandon C. Hovey

Beer Style: Imperial Chocolate Stout

Abv: 8.7%

Serving: 12 oz bottle poured into shaker pint

Brewer: Brewfist Italian Ales

Country of Origin: Italy

Background: I love spaghetti westerns.  265 more words

Brandon C. Hovey

Internet Killed the Video Star

I’m an old fashioned relic cast adrift in the ocean of time… A lonely sundial stuck in the shadows of Apple watches… An analogue dinosaur lost in a digital jungle. 928 more words