My Favorite Westerns

A Celebration of Western Movies … Pardner!

Bad Company … by Bad Company Bad Company Company Always on the run Destiny is the rising sun Oh I was born 6-gun in my hand Behind a gun I’ll make my final stand That’s why they call me Bad company And I can’t deny Bad company Till the day I die Till the day …

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Celebrating Harry Dean Stanton’s Western Filmwork Harry Dean Stanton didn’t appear in a lot of Westerns – yet he did appear in at least two of note: Pekinpah’s Pat Garrett and Billy the Kid and John Ford’s How the West was Won.  Harry Dean Stanton is among a large but distinguished fraternity of Actors / Actresses whom …

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“Keep the change Bob” Clip: Turner Classic Movies – Billy’s Escape http://www.tcm.com/mediaroom/video/138593/Pat-Garrett-Billy-the-Kid-Movie-Clip-Billy-escapes-from-jail.html

To be included in My Favorite Westerns: Pat Garrett and Billy the Kid; The Wild Bunch; and MFW Great Western Directors     “I loved Westerns as a kid, and I wanted to see if they held up”. – Sam Pekinpah They’re holding up pretty good Sam.

Billy the Kid by Woody Guthrie The Kid …

“Hopalong Cassidy and Ben Johnson have rubbed off on my life. That’s about all I have to say.”

Slowly putting in my content for Pekinpah’s Pat Garrett and Billy the Kid. I have a ton, but have still been slowed down by this persistent flu – which I’ve had for  2 weeks now. It’s a killer. The story behind the making of Pat Garrett and Billy the Kid in very interesting. Pekinpah’s ongoing …

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I was laid low by a nasty flu for over a week. I’m not over it yet, but I think I’ll feel well enough to do some work here. Mainly, I’ve continued research on Pat Garrett and Billy the Kid. It’s worth noting that Pekinpah’s version of ‘the kid’ saga does pretty well follow the …

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