Nov 18 2009

Rio Bravo

Film Duel is our written review format in which Benn and James each review a film, and then comment on each others’ reviews to give a proper balance and really fill out the commentary as well as possible.  This week we take on Rio Bravo, a traditional western as done by the legendary Howard Hawks. It’s got four rather classic stars in it, including the requisite John Wayne.  What do the guys think of this “influential” classic?  Read on, good sirs and madams, read on.

Rio Bravo
Year: 1959
Directed by: Howard Hawks
Written by: Jules Furthman and Leigh Bracket
Starring: John Wayne and Dean Martin
Genre: Western

Benn and James’ reviews and rebuttals follow after the jump. Continue reading


Jul 10 2009

Podcast 2: Westerns

The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly takes focus as we discuss the genre of Western films with our guest Cody.  You can find this podcast on iTunes as well, so feel free to search for it under “Lock, Stock, and Two Film Geeks” or just click the previous link and click subscribe so that our show is automatically downloaded each time we have a new episode.  If you like what you hear, please leave us a review on iTunes as well.  The e-mail that I promise to set up on the podcast is now set up, it’s podcast@lockstockandtwofilmgeeks.com so please send any feedback you might have.

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