Tag Archives: Western

Saddle the Wind, 1958, Is Playing on TCM on July 27 (USA)

Saddle the Wind, 1958, is  playing on Turner Classic Movies on Thursday July 27 at 6:30 p.m. est.  Closed captioned. Saddle the Wind is the result of a creative conflict between golden era Hollywood and the cool method acting world … Continue reading

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Billy the Kid, 1941, Is Playing on TCM on July 27 (USA)

Billy the Kid, 1941, is playing on Turner Classic Movies on Wednesday, July 27 at 8:15 a.m. est.  Closed captioned. Billy the Kid (1941) is an early example of the use of Technicolor. The film is visually outstanding. Cinematographers Leonard V. … Continue reading

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The Law and Jake Wade, 1958, Is Playing on TCM on July 13 (USA)

The Law and Jake Wade, 1958 Is Playing on Turner Classic Movies on July 13 at 1:45 a.m. est.  Closed captioned.  Note that films playing after midnight actually play on the following day. Was there ever a more suitable cowboy … Continue reading

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Devil’s Doorway, 1950, Is Playing on TCM on July 12 (USA)

Devil’s Doorway, 1950, is playing on Turner Classic Movies on Tuesday, July 12 at 2 a.m. est.  Closed captioned.  Please note, this will actually play on Wednesday, July 13. Devil’s Doorway is an indescribably sad movie. It is directed by … Continue reading

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Lady of the Tropics, 1939 and Billy the Kid, 1941 Are Playing on TCM on June 8 (USA)

On June 8, 1969, Robert Taylor died of lung cancer at St. John’s Hospital in Santa Monica, CA.  On the anniversary of this day, Turner Classic is playing two of his films–Lady of the Tropics, 1939 at 4:30 p.m. est … Continue reading

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The Law and Jake Wade, 1958, Is Playing on TCM on May 23 (USA)

The Law and Jake Wade, 1958, Is Playing on Turner Classic Movies on May 23 at 10:30 a.m. est. Closed captioned. Was there ever a more suitable cowboy than Robert Taylor? I think not! Again Taylor plays the man with … Continue reading

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Ride, Vaquero, 1953, Is Playing on TCM on October 19 (USA)

Ride Vaquero, 1953, is playing on Turner Classic Movies On October 29 at 9:00 a.m. est. Closed Captioned. By keeping quiet, speaking only when necessary Robert Taylor as Rio gives one of his best performances. All through the film you … Continue reading

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