Tag Archives: Western

Outland (1981) Review

As stated in my “About Alex” section, my appreciation for film was jump started at a tender age by my mom, who was fortunate enough to be alive during the two best decades in the history of cinema, the 70’s … Continue reading

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ZombieWestern: It Came from the West

Try, if you will, to imagine a merger between The Muppets, Dawn of the Dead, and A Fistful of Dollars. Still trying? Hard, isn’t it? Well, the Danes have done it, and done it well. Not only did Denmark give … Continue reading

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The Good, The Bad, The Weird (aka: Joheunnom nabbeunnom isanghannom)

The movie starts with The Weird being given a map and being told to deliver it. We then see The Good being asked to get the map (unbeknown to The Weird) and later The Bad enters the fray, also looking for this mystical map. The map, you see, is a treasure map to riches beyond their wildest dreams, or that’s what they assume.

Next we see a bird of prey following an old fashioned steam train. The cinematography here is stunning. Beautiful colours, gorgeous scenery and the camera flying from side to side (of the train) almost as if following the bird.

Then all hell breaks loose. Continue reading

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Sleazoid Express by Bill Landis and Michelle Clifford

With a sub-title like: A Mind Twisting Tour Through The Grindhouse Cinema Of Times Square!, how could I resist? The book begins way back in the 60s where it goes in to great detail about the atmosphere in grindhouse cinemas … Continue reading

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Undead or Alive starring Chris Kattan

The combination of the undead, cowboys and Indians should be a no-brainer.  I mean, the wild west was one of the most violent and turbulent places the world had ever seen.  So much so, that the legends that were created … Continue reading

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