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Top 125: 61-70

As I continue to countdown my Top 125 Films of All Time, I wanted to take a chance a point out the featured images I have been rolling with in this countdown. 779 more words

Top 125

The Searchers

Recollection from Oral History interview with Barbara Nesbitt and Norma Hall 3rd November 2015

Oral History Interview

THE PRICE OF MANIFEST DESTINY: War and American Expansionism, 1800-1865

In my excitement I had mistakenly began to read Alan Le May’s Searchers instead of Glen Frankel’s Searchers, and what a big difference, history versus entertainment, one writer depicting the earlier frontier events that helped shape a country versus the other that brought a new cultural revolution to it’s people, perhaps a bit of fantasy “Hollywood style” after-all Hollywood has had greater impact on the new people of this land than it’s Natives. 1,225 more words

2016 Selections

Van Post-discussion comments about The Searchers

Our discussion book this month was selected by Van Perdue. Van provides the following post-discussion comments about his selection:

A year or so ago my brother-in-law recommended to me a book called… 1,808 more words

2016 Selections

"Bone Tomahawk" -"The Hills Have Eyes" meets "The Searchers"-

Kurt Russell, Western, cannibals. Sold!

Caliber Media Company’s new Western-Horror, “Bone Tomahawk,” was released in October and I just had a chance to view this brutal western rescue. 537 more words


Winchester '73 (1950) : Part One

The Good, The Bad and the Deeply Troubled (and that’s just the main character!)

There was a perceived movement towards increasing violence in westerns as the genre developed. 1,450 more words

1055 When You Walk In The Room - The Searchers (1964)

This song was written by Jackie DeShannon and was first recorded by her in 1963. Merseybeat group The Searchers covered the song in 1964. It was released as a single with… 130 more words