My Favorite Westerns

A Celebration of Western Movies … Pardner!

Damon, Costner & Freeman joining Cruise in Magnificent Seven!? Clint Morris June 10, 2012 http://moviehole.net/201254522damon-costner-freeman-joining-cruise-in-magnificent-seven Tom Cruise Damon / Freeman / Costner As if Tom Cruise in a remake of “The Magnificent Seven” wasn’t interesting enough, consider this : Matt Damon, Morgan Freeman and Kevin Costner may be joining him. If we can believe the …

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“Geez … why is he doing so many ‘takes’?” OK … not one of My Favorite Westerns … but it was worth at least one look. …. or two. HEY ! where’s Robert Culp ?

as i wuz saying … the importance of good casting …

Robert Redford as Jeremiah Johnson “Are you sure you can skin griz?” Just starting to working the Jeremiah Johnson profile. Jeremiah Johnson has always presented one overall dilemna for me: Why cast Robert Redford as Jeremiah Johnson? Redford did a great job, but he sure wouldn’t have been my choice. As a matter of fact, he …

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In working on The Gunfight at the OK Corral page the question and inevitable comparisons arise between subsequent and previous versions of the ‘Earp Saga’ – as it has been called … My Darling Clementine; Gunfight at the OK Corral; Tomestone; Wyatt Earp (the movie) … What are my conclusions  ? Comments ? Firstly: Star Power. …

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