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Something Wicked This Way Comes Comes Again!

Something Wicked This Way Comes (1983)

“By the pricking of my thumb, something wicked this way comes.”

–Macbeth

A few hours ago I was re-linking my movies in iTunes (for some reason iTunes linkages break sometime, though I have suspicions why it happens) when I noticed Jack Clayton’s movie of Ray Bradbury’s… 299 more words

Upcoming

Sonia Amelio dancing on a table

Sonia Amelio: Mexican actress and dancer, dancing in Sam Peckinpah’s The Wild Bunch (1969).

1941

Jimmy Gunn, standout defensive end at USC, dies at 66

Jimmy Gunn, a defensive end who was part of Southern California’s “The Wild Bunch” defensive line in 1969 and later played seven years in the NFL, has died. 93 more words

Sports

Opening Titles: The Wild Bunch

Say what you will about “The Western” as a genre of film, or television, but it had way more versatility than some credit it. For something that seemed limited, stories set in the 19th century in the American “Old West”, it’s spawned quite a pedigree. 453 more words

Film

safely fed / how cheeky

safely fed
the squirrel lets his guard down
and we rest

(Explanation at bottom)

Linked to Carpe Diem #708: Wisdom – where our favorite Forest Tinker (Hamish Gunn) is filling in for Chèvrefeuille.  383 more words

Movie Monday* 02.23.15 Would there have been a WILD BUNCH without THE PROFESSIONALS?

THE PROFESSIONALS (Approved, 117 min., Pax Enterprises, Colombia, Nov. 2, 1966)

THE PROFESSIONALS was nominated for 3 Academy Awards – Best Director, Best Adapted Screenplay, and Best Cinematography. 178 more words

Movie Monday

The Wild Bunch Casting Call Part 4: Ben Johnson

https://myfavoritewesterns.files.wordpress.com/2015/02/willie-nelson-my-heroes-have-always-been-cowboys.mp3

My Heroes have always been Cowboys .. Nelson

Ben Johnson seemed to live a charmed life. Western Movie Stardom seemed to fall right into his saddlebags. 223 more words

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