My Favorite Westerns

A Celebration of Western Movies … Pardner!

elvis “I have had a very long and brilliant life, and I am very very grateful.” – Esther Ralston Esther Ralston was a good friend Randolph Scott who persuaded Paramount to hire her as his co-star in a To the Last Man. I think this was an act of kindness on Scott’s part to help …

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joe cocker Dear  Esther …  I couldn’t help but notice some startling parallels between certain negative experiences you had and current events of today/2017. I point to your troubles with gay Director Dorothy Arzner and movie mogul Louis B. Mayer (Metro/Goldwyn/Mayer/MGM) which directly mirror current controversy’s. From Why Do All My Husbands Want to Kill Me? Part II Copyright …

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the circle / byrds  To the Last Man / 1933 Now … where was I? Oh yeah, To the Last Man Casting. I’ll get back to Shirley in a minute because she’s worthy of a lot more space. Meanwhile: Our Hero, 35 year-old Randolph was a pretty terrible Actor in 1933 – very wooden. But became …

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