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Scott Frank Talks About ‘Godless,’ The Feminist Western That Almost Didn’t Happen


15 years ago, Scott Frank didn’t know he was going to make a feminist Western that could be binged on a streaming platform.

In fact, if you tell him you’ve guzzled… 1,380 more words

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John Wayne: The Genuine Article exhibition

Cowboys & Indians Magazine report that a new John Wayne exhibition entitled ‘John Wayne: The Genuine Article’ is currently being staged by the Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center in Nashville. 21 more words

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IN A VALLEY OF VIOLENCE

2016; written and directed by Ti West; 99 mins

In the tapered-arsehole pinch that is end of year awards competition, very rarely does straight up genre stuff get nominated. 497 more words

2010s

An Eye for an Eye (1966)

The wild west gunslinger is one of the most iconic archetypes to come out of the western genre, right up there with the cowboy and the cavalry trooper. 648 more words

Sabata and the Wild, Wild West of Gianfranco Parolini

Lee Broughton offers a critical look at the pop art Spaghetti Western Sabata (1969) while also considering the auteurist traits of the film’s director Frank Kramer/Gianfranco Parolini. 1,606 more words

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Revenge of The Kentucky 'Coon' Boy

Brownsville, Kentucky, 1869

Elijah Watson petted the big raccoon snuggled up against him on the porch.

He liked to sit out there most of the day while his big sister cleaned and cooked inside. 877 more words

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AFERIM!

2015; directed by Radu Jude; written by Radu Jude and Florin Lazarescu; 101 mins

Billed as a Romanian western (fair enough) but also as a comedy. 1,036 more words

2010s