Distributor: Netflix Directors: Joel and Ethan Coen Writers: Joel and Ethan Coen, Jack London, Stewart Edward White Composer: Carter Burwell Starring: Tim Blake Nelson, James Franco, Liam Neeson, Harry Melling, Tom Waits, Brendan Gleesan Genre: Western, Comedy, Drama Rating: R Content Guide Violence/Scary Images: Multiple characters are brutally shot and lose appendages: characters are hung at the gallows. Language/Crude Humor: Two uses of s***.…

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Distributor: Samuel Goldwyn Films Director: Warwick Thornton Writers: Steven McGregor & David Tranter Composer: Damien Lane Starring: Sam Neill, Bryan Brown, Hamilton Morris Genre: Western, Adventure, Crime, Drama Director Warwick Thornton first made waves in Australian cinema (and eventually the world at large) with his landmark, award-winning film, Samson & Delilah. No, it’s not actually…

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Author: Stephen King Publisher: Donald M. Grant Genre: Fantasy/Western Fiction “The man in black fled across the desert and the gunslinger followed.” This story follows the hero, the gunslinger named Roland Deschain, as he follows the man in black for twelve years. His pursuit never wavers for any reason. He is willing to sacrifice all,…

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Distributor: Columbia Pictures Director: Nikolaj Arcel Writer: Akiva Goldsman, Jeff Pinkner, Anders Thomas Jensen, Nikolaj Arcel Starring: Idris Elba, Matthew McConaughey, Tom Taylor, Claudia Kim, Fran Kranz, Abbey Lee, Jackie Earle Haley Genre: Science Fantasy Western Rating: PG-13 The Dark Tower – Stephen King’s sprawling multi-volume epic – is widely regarded by many as an unfilmmable work, being far…

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