Periodically we hear the phrase ‘The Western is dead”.
How could it be with all us Western fans out here?
Fact is, there are Westerns being made all the time. But most of them are minor in nature – not boasting major Stars – and often go directly to video. Many are still worthy of a look and some are actually very good. They just don’t get mainstream exposure and distribution. Yet every year there are several we can look out for.
In Theatre’s on May 3 comes
Dead Man’s Burden
Saddledome Rise SE, Calgary, AB T2G, Canada