Hostiles

Hostiles, 2017 film starring Christian Bale, Rosamund Pike and Wes Studi.  Very good western film I hadn’t heard about. The year is 1892 in the New Mexico area of the United States.  Captain Joseph…

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Appaloosa

Appaloosa, 2008 film starring  Ed Harris, Viggo Mortensen, Renée Zellweger and Jeremy Irons.  Interesting western, even back then I guess woman can get between friends. Virgil Cole (Harris) and Everett Hitch (Mortensen) are hired to…

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The Lone Ranger

The Lone Ranger, 2013 film starring Johnny Depp, Armie Hammer and William Fichtner.  Excellent film that introduces us to one possible origin of the Lone Ranger. The film tells the tale of John Reid…

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Bad Girls

Bad Girls, 1994 film starring  Madeleine Stowe, Mary Stuart Masterson, Andie MacDowell and Drew Barrymore.  Gun toting prostitutes…in the wild west?? Four working girls decide enough is enough.  One girl has some land in…

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Cowboys & Aliens

Cowboys & Aliens, 2011 film starring Daniel Craig, Harrison Ford and Olivia Wilde.  Who would have thought that mixing the two in a serious movie would have been entertaining? 1873 New Mexico Territory,…

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Jane Got A Gun

Jane Got A Gun, 2015 film starring Natalie Portman, Joel Edgerton, Ewan McGregor .  Good western centering on a woman who has had enough. When her husband Bill (Noah Emmerich) is shot by the…

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The Magnificent Seven

The Magnificent Seven, 2016 film starring Denzel Washington, Chris Pratt, Ethan Hawke and more.  Modern remake of the original tale. A small town in the old west is controlled by Bartholomew Bogue (Peter Sarsgaard), an…

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Open Range

Open Range, 2003 film starring Kevin Costner, Robert Duvall, Diego Luna  and Annette Bening.  This movie must have flown under the radar.  Just watched it and it is good.  Love westerns with Costner…

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3:10 To Yuma

3:10 To Yuma, 2007 Film starring Russell Crowe and Christian Bale.  One of my favorite westerns out there.  Though this film was never in Yuma, Arizona it is about one…

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