The Ecstasy of Gold – The Good, the Bad and the Ugly (1966)

Legendary.  Set during the Civil War, this is the story about three men (Clint Eastwood, Lee Van Cleef, Eli Wallach) who are all on paths that are about to cross.  They’re after $200,000 that is buried in a graveyard, but … Continue reading The Ecstasy of Gold – The Good, the Bad and the Ugly (1966)

A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to Red Rock – The Hateful Eight (2015)

My most anticipated movie of the year.  A Wyoming winter Western, this is about a bounty hunter (Kurt Russell) and his bounty (Jennifer Jason Leigh) coming into a haberdashery to seek shelter from a blizzard.  There are a number of people already … Continue reading A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to Red Rock – The Hateful Eight (2015)

It’s the Worst Movie of the Year! – The Ridiculous 6 (2015)

Stupefying.  So this is a road-trip Western about an outlaw (Adam Sandler) that discovers he has five half-brothers.  He teams up with them to track down their long-lost deadbeat father (Nick Nolte).  It’s no secret: I do not have a great relationship … Continue reading It’s the Worst Movie of the Year! – The Ridiculous 6 (2015)