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POSSE(1993): FILM REVIEW

 Frontierado is coming up on Friday, August 5th!

POSSE is a terrific western about a gang of African American gunfighters (plus the goofiest Baldwin brother) involved in an action-packed epic journey across the American west. 825 more words

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THE AMERICAN WEST ON AMC – FINAL EPISODE

The AMC docu-series The American West (2016), produced by Robert Redford, will air the final installment in its eight-episode run on July 30th. With a focus on the period between 1865 and 1890, the series has explored the stories of such Western icons as Billy the Kid, Jesse James, Sitting Bull, Crazy Horse, and Wyatt Earp. 132 more words

Westerns

Conventional Threads

Westerns are 23 days away and training is narrowing in preparation. Time feels as if it is moving most strangely. Provincials was only a month ago, yet it feels like it has been much longer than that. 222 more words

Attitude

Shane – Jack Schaefer

Shane, Jack Schaefer’s impressive first novel, was originally serialised in 1946 in three parts in Argosy magazine under the title Rider from Nowhere. The eponymous hero appears into the tense environment of Wyoming in 1889, still very much a frontier land, where… 431 more words

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Collecting Great Westerns

by James Wallace Harris, Tuesday, July 26, 2016

My primary goal here is to identify and remember all my favorite westerns. Because I focus on collecting, this page will be updated periodically. 1,239 more words

Movies

Undead Man's Hand - Chapter 22

The first ten minutes of Bullock’s tenure as Sheriff of Deadwood were uneventful. He felt proud of himself, that he’d found a way to improve his family’s well-being. 197 more words

Zombies

Undead Man's Hand - Chapter 21


“Rip that tooth right the fuck out,” Al said.

“They’re all gone,” Mike said.

“I can see one right there,” Al replied.

Poor Andy Clement, a short haired man in his early thirties, was tied to the same chair in Al’s office that the late Pat Farley had been tied to the day before. 814 more words

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