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Little Big Man (1970)

Little Big Man is a 1970 American Western film directed by Arthur Penn and based on the 1964 comic novel by Thomas Berger. It is a picaresque comedy about a Caucasian boy raised by the Cheyenne nation during the 19th century. The film is largely concerned with

There Was a Crooked Man… (1970)

There Was a Crooked Man… is a 1970 western comedy starring Kirk Douglas and Henry Fonda and directed by Joseph L. Mankiewicz. The film follows Paris Pitman (Douglas), a charismatic criminal who ends up in jail, and his attempts to escape the prison of warden Lopeman (Fonda).

El Topo (1970)

El Topo (The Mole) is a 1970 Spanish language allegorical, cult western movie and underground film, directed by and starring Alejandro Jodorowsky. Characterized by its bizarre characters and occurrences, use of maimed and dwarf performers, and heavy doses of Christian symbolism and Eastern philosophy, the film is

The Lineup (1958)

The Lineup, directed by Don Siegel in 1958 is the big screen version of the police series that ran on CBS radio in the early 1950’s and on CBS television from 1954 to 1960. This production has many scenes shot on location in San Francisco, including shots

China 9, Liberty 37 (1978)

China 9, Liberty 37 is an Italian-Spanish 1978 western film directed by Monte Hellman, starring Warren Oates, Jenny Agutter, and Fabio Testi. The film was shot in locations in Spain and Italy by cinematographer Giuseppe Rotunno. Pino Donaggio composed the musical score. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5umiNHkZ5xI&feature=fvwrel

Duel at Diablo (1966)

Duel at Diablo is a 1966 western film starring James Garner and Sidney Poitier. Based on Marvin H. Albert’s novel Apache Rising, the film was written by Albert and Michael M. Grilikhes and directed by Ralph Nelson. The supporting cast includes Bibi Andersson, Bill Travers, and Dennis