My Favorite Westerns

A Celebration of Western Movies … Pardner!

Release Date: Oct 14, 2013 In Hollywood they say “the only bad actor is one who isn’t working.” And when somebody new takes the stage, you can bet somebody else just got shoved out the door. Your Star can fall fast … and hard. And we’ve seen many fine actors, who have done some excellent …

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The Missouri Breaks / Directed By Arthur Penn The Cast: “Regulator? Ain’t that like a dry gulcher?”  “Well, that’s not the softest term you could use, I’d say.”  “Why don’t we just take a walk and we’ll just talk about the Wild West and how to get the hell out of it!” “Damn, I don’t know …

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The Missouri Breaks (1976) Updated Brando and Nicholson Reviews/Ratings: DVD Savant: Movie: Very Good: “Even with its stellar teaming of Marlon Brando and Jack Nicholson, The Missouri Breaks was a big-bust movie in 1976 … Almost 30 years later, The Missouri Breaks plays a lot better … That ending is still a head-scratcher but most of the rest of the movie is …

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Westerns aren’t likely the first films that rise to mind when we mention Marlon Brando. Yet he made 3 pretty good ones: One Eyed Jacks 1961 Malden and Brando ___________________________________________________ The Appaloosa (1966) Saxon – Brando Scorpions for breakfast ________________________________________________ Missouri Breaks 1976 The Missouri Breaks – Jack Nicholson Almost ‘Break’ing …

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