My Favorite Westerns

A Celebration of Western Movies … Pardner!

Gregory Peck Western Filmography: Duel in the Sun.

Duel in the Sun (1946) Directed by King Vidor, produced and written by David O. Selznick Peck’s first Western and one of Peck’s first movies – and a controversial one. It received the nickname “Lust in the Dust” and even by today’s standards we see how this steamy Western must have challenged the morals of the day (1946). Several …

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Peck pic pilfered frum Dr. Macro’s High Quality Movie Scans: Peck’s tussle with “Old Thunder” in The Big Country wasn’t his first altercation with an ornery steed. Observe the clip below from Duel in the Sun. Call me wrong, but it appears Peck is doing his own stunt-work ? I love the way Peck swings into the corral – …

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