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Stagecoach to tombstone : the filmgoers' guide to the great westerns

Author: Howard Hughes
Publisher: London ; New York : I.B. Tauris ; New York : In the United States distributed by Palgrave Macmillan, 2008.
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The author explores the western, running from John Ford's 'Stagecoach' to the revisionary 'Tombstone'. He explores 27 key films, and draws on production notes, cast and crew biographies, and the films' box-office success, to reveal their place in western history.
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Howard Hughes
ISBN: 9781845114985 1845114981 9781845115715 1845115716
OCLC Number: 156891437
Description: xxix, 274 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: 'The tumbril awaits' --
Stagecoach (1939) --
'Shakespeare in tombstone' --
My darling Clementine (1946) --
'Your heart's soft ... too soft' --
Red river (1948) --
'Tomorrow's all I need' --
She wore a yellow ribbon (1949) --
'What will I do if you leave me?' --
High noon (1952) --
'You can't break the mould' --
Shane (1953) --
'I never shake hands with a left-handed draw' --
Johnny guitar (1954) --
'We'll fool Saint Peter yet' --
Vera Cruz (1954) --
'I came a thousand miles to kill you' --
The man from Laramie (1955) --
'That'll be the day' --
The searchers (1956) --
'There's a hundred more tombstones' --
Gunfight at the O.K. corral (1957) --
'I bet that rattler died' --
forty guns (1957) --
'There's some things a man just can't ride around' --
Ride lonesome (1959) --
'I'd hate to have to live on the difference' --
Rio Bravo (1959) --
'We deal in lead, friend' --
The magnificent seven (1960) --
'I seen the other side of your face' --
One-eyed jacks (1961) --
'All I want is to enter my house justified' --
Ride the high country (1962) --
'Ain't you got no respect for your Elders?' --
The sons of Katie Elder (1965) --
'The end of the line' --
Once upon a time in the west (1968) --
'The fastest finger in the west' --
Support your local sheriff! (1969) --
'This time we do it right' --
The wild bunch (1969) --
'Who are those guys?' --
Butch Cassidy and the Sundance kid (1969) --
'I got poetry in me' --
McCabe & Mrs Miller (1971) --
'Here in this land, man must have power' --
Ulzana's raid (1972) --
'Whooped 'em again, Josey' --
The outlaw Josey Wales (1976) --
'I've always been lucky when it comes to killing folks' --
Unforgiven (1992) --
'I'm your huckleberry' --
Tombstone (1993).
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