Three women who have been driven mad by pioneer life are to be transported across the country by covered wagon by the pious, independent-minded Mary Bee Cuddy, who in turn employs low-life drifter George Briggs to assist her.
In 1870s America, a peaceful American settler kills his family's murderer which unleashes the fury of a notorious gang leader. His cowardly fellow townspeople then betray him, forcing him to hunt down the outlaws alone.
Modern Westerns set in the days when it was still wild, wild - watch directors reinvent familiar themes, settings, and archetypes, as they keep the definitive American genre alive and relevant. Make sure to check out 'Slow West' for a recent addition starring Michael Fassbender!
From their stunning neo-noir start with 'Blood Simple' in 1984 to their vastly underappreciated dramedic biopic 'Inside Llewyn Davis' in 2013, Joel and Ethan Coen have managed to maintain a recognizable style while never lapsing into sameness. So whether you're looking for some pitch black humor, postmodern flair, or just a bloody good story, check out out the Coens' complete filmography right here and start feeling the brotherly love!
During his long and venerable career John Wayne has appeared in over 250 movies. We've done you the service of paring them into a digestible 'greatest hits' list, including "Calvary Western" masterpiece 'Fort Apache' and multi-generational epic 'How the West Was Won'
This collection features franchise sequels/remakes that match or surpass the originals. For the most part franchise films turn out to be shameless Hollywood cash cows; but every so often you get films that pay homage to the spirit of their predecessors while making it accessible to modern audiences, 'Creed' being the most recent point in case.
This collection contains the very best western gems from before the turn of the millennium, all the way from 'Fort Apache' to 'Unforgiven'! Adventure simply doesn't get more enjoyable (and American) than this!
Although we're only halfway through the 2010s, we've already seen some fantastic pictures, including 'Birdman', '12 Years a Slave', 'Argo', and 'The Aritst'. Check out the best with this comprehensive collection of the Oscar best picture nominees from 2010- present.
We were actually considering putting together a lit of Damon/Wahlberg action movies, considering people can't really tell them apart anyway. But, for the sake of Dewey Decimal-esque specificity, here's just Damon's leading action-packed roles.
Matt Damon proved his talents as a dramatic actor beyond a shadow of a doubt with critically-acclaimed 1997 drama 'Good Will Hunting'. And with western remake 'True Grit' and phenomenal crime-drama 'The Departed', he appears no signs of slowing. Also make sure to check him out in 'The Talented Mr. Ripley' to see him channel his inner creep!