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St Augustine
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re: Better westerns than Tombstone?


quote:

True Grit

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yeah frick THAT






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boom roasted
Member since Sep 2010
12497 posts

re: Better westerns than Tombstone?


Don't give a shite about after 1990.

Magnificent Seven.
The Good, the Bad and the Ugly.
The Treasure of Sierra Madre.
Butch Cassidy.
The Wild Bunch.






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Gnarls Broccoli
Onett
Member since Jun 2011
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re: Better westerns than Tombstone?


Fail





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Blue Velvet
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Kenai, Alaska
Member since Nov 2009
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Most of them





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boom roasted
Member since Sep 2010
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Good one.





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Rudy40
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Baton Rouge,La
Member since Jan 2007
2243 posts

re: Better westerns than Tombstone?


Broken Trail made by AMC with Robert Duvall and Thomas Haden Church if you havent seen it you should I believe was made around 2005????





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GeauxTGRZ
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PTal
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City Slickers 1991





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Roaad
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re: Better westerns than Tombstone?


Assassination of Jesse James
3:10
Open range






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OMLandshark
Ole Miss Fan
Member since Apr 2009
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re: Better westerns than Tombstone?


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God damn what is it with you and this after 1990 bullshite?



Seriously. That removes like 90% of Westerns. The Western is basically dead, even though we get one every once in a while.






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alajones
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Hell
Member since Oct 2005
21788 posts

re: Better westerns than Tombstone?


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Back to the future 3 (1990)
Good call.

Last of the Mohicans takes place in upstate New York and in Canada and is filmed in North Carolina.

I can't think of a better western than Tombstone since it came out.






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OhFace55
Nebraska Fan
Baton Rouge
Member since Sep 2007
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I did enjoy young guns





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LSU alum wannabe
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Katy, TX
Member since Jan 2004
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re: Better westerns than Tombstone?


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Seriously. That removes like 90% of Westerns. The Western is basically dead, even though we get one every once in a while.



Like I said.

I did not want this to become a John Wayne vs. Clint Eastwood debate.

Might as well go the Music Board and ask "Beatles or Stones"?






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alajones
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re: Better westerns than Tombstone?


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Like I said.
Apparently, only your title is visible to most readers of this thread.






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sicboy
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Member since Nov 2010
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I think maybe this movie was overhyped for me before I watched it, cuz other than Val being entertaining, I wasn't all that impressed. I actually preferred Quaid's Doc Holliday. But I'm sure I'm stupid.





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sicboy
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Assassination of Jesse James



I wanted to like this movie, and honestly I kind of did, but wow I was bored for a long time.






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VOR
New Orleans Pelicans Fan
New Orleans
Member since Apr 2009
40664 posts

re: Better westerns than Tombstone?


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But that brings in older guys and movie buffs that would bring in black and white films and John Wayne films.


Oh, the horror.






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Kafka
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Member since Jul 2007
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re: Better westerns than Tombstone?


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I think maybe this movie was overhyped for me before I watched it, cuz other than Val being entertaining, I wasn't all that impressed.


I don't care for VK generally but he was certainly the best thing in Tombstone, which I don't care for otherwise.

But I'm not going to knock it too much. It apparently is this generation's western, and anything that makes the genre more popular -- and perhaps, influences younger people to investigate the masterpieces of the past -- I'm all in favor of.

The western will never be as ever-present as it once was (for various reasons I won't go into), but it would be nice to see some sort of comeback.

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I actually preferred Quaid's Doc Holliday


I didn't care for his Doc, though admittedly it was not as horrific as his psycho Sam Houston in The Alamo.

For me the role of Doc Holliday will always belong to Kirk Douglas in Gunfight At The OK Corral.













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Will Munny
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Baton Rouge
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The question should be, Better westerns than Lightning Jack?

Comanche Doyle






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Rittdog
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Yesterday, all my troubles seemed
Member since Oct 2009
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Django Unchained





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SouljaBreauxTellEm
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Mizz
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23977 posts

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Dances with wolves is a 1 tripper to me. I can watch Tombstone multiple times.

I like 3:10 to yuma.







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