Latest reviews in Westerns »

Red River

Advantages: Supernly acted, brooding and ominous Western where we first see darkness within Joyn Wayne
Disadvantages: Not for you if you dislike westerns, black and white films or John Wayne

...Roillin’ rollin’ rollin’ I always feel Red River is something of a neglected Western. Reading Gary Willis’ biography of John Wayne (John Wayne: The Politics of Celebrity) there’s an almost ludicrous assertion that John Wayne made no great movies th ...

GenerallyInterested 04.09.2013 · Read full review
Ciao members have rated this review on average: exceptional
Review of Red River (DVD)

Did you enjoy it?

Story

Characters / Performances

Special Effects

How does it compare to ...

Not one of his Best!

Advantages: lovely scenery, good co-stars
Disadvantages: John Wayne puts no thought into his character

...you probably guessed from the film this was hubby’s film choice, think he is going through his John Wayne season now just to annoy me! The film stars John Wayne who plays the role of Cole Thornton who is a hired gun hand. He returns to El Dorado aft ...

sewbizzie 13.06.2009 · Read full review
Ciao members have rated this review on average: very helpful
Review of El Dorado (DVD)

Did you enjoy it?

Story

Characters / Performances

Special Effects

How does it compare to ...

The Duke joins a drunken Robert Mitchum in a classic western

Advantages: John Wayne,a great supporting cast,old-fashioned western action.
Disadvantages: Not long enough

Six years after the huge success of 1959's Rio Bravo,director Howard Hawks re-united once again with John Wayne and re-worked the plot for another fantastic western.The Duke plays Cole Thornton,a gunslinger who hires himself out to anybody who offers him ...

HOKEYJOKEY 25.08.2013 · Read full review
Ciao members have rated this review on average: very helpful
Review of El Dorado (DVD)

Did you enjoy it?

Story

Characters / Performances

Special Effects

How does it compare to ...

The Road to El Dorado or Rio Bravo?

Advantages: Another good John Wayne Western
Disadvantages: Storyline too similar to Rio Bravo for my liking

I've always loved Westerns, but it's only in the past year or so that I've become a particular fan of all Westerns that feature John Wayne. So I was overjoyed to find that one of his many films was being shown on Saturday afternoon TV last week - and th ...

sally.jenkins 13.04.2006 · Read full review
Ciao members have rated this review on average: very helpful
Review of El Dorado (DVD)

Did you enjoy it?

Story

Characters / Performances

Special Effects

How does it compare to ...

Keeps those summer blues away

Advantages: Keeps the kids happy without subjecting you to boredom
Disadvantages:

...If, as I was, you are left babysitting your younger siblings and are becoming more and more agitated as the summer holiday drags out then I recommend for a little piece and quiet you part with some cash and take them to watch the Road to El Dorado. Not on ...

Madlen 12.08.2000 · Read full review
Ciao members have rated this review on average: helpful
Review of El Dorado (DVD)

Did you enjoy it?

Story

Characters / Performances

Special Effects

How does it compare to ...