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A brilliant biographical film

Advantages: extremely accurate
Disadvantages: early years of Wyatt Earp feel a touch rushed

...This film is an epic western movie, based very accurately on the story of Wyatt Berry Stapp Earp. Born March 19th 1848. Wyatt would come to spend his adult years during the wildest period of the frontier. Wyatt Earp became legendary as a lawman, and his g ...

tayloa22 30.08.2007 · Read full review
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Geronimo gives very little to shout out about

Advantages: an ok western with a few positives
Disadvantages: some acting, poor director

Geronimo DVD- A review by Addy Introduction Well its two westerns reviews in a row but this time its something a little different inasmuch as it is about Native Americans or one in particular in this silver screen production. Geronimo was releas ...

tayloa22 24.05.2008 · Read full review
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Geronimo

Advantages: Loads of Action, Shooting incidents, Good Actors
Disadvantages: Some battles were not historically accurate

...This tells the story of the US Armys mission to remove the Apache Indian from their lands in Arizona. The Apaches are led by Geronimo played by Wes Studi and are refusing to give up their land without a fight. The film has many battles and some are quite ...

irishlad20 23.07.2008 · Read full review
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Costner strikes lucky on the Open Range

Advantages: Greatactingsanddirecting
Disadvantages: Very long, simple plot

The other night I put my feet up with a good bottle of wine and scoured my DVD collection for something I was in the mood for. A while back, I had seen 'Open Range' for sale in a Virgin outlet store for £2, and thought 'Why not?' Deciding I was in the mo ...

pmcds 17.02.2008 · Read full review
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OPEN RANGE: NOT FOR MUCH LONGER!

Advantages: Modern film techniques help bring added realism.
Disadvantages: No big cowboys and Indian battles.

--- OVERVIEW --- Cowboy/Western films have been especially thin on the ground since the golden era of spaghetti westerns. Kevin Costner has attempted to bring the genre into the 21st century by using modern cinematography with the tried and tested meth ...

Puma1000 11.12.2004 · Read full review
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