My Darling Clementine


my post in the Build Your Own Blogathon, (BYOB) in which 20 bloggers tagged each other, chose 20 films to write about in 20 days, each film connected in a different way. From Shadows & Satin’s choice, Cry of the City, I pick up Victor Mature and bring him here to Speakeasy and into one of the finest western movies ever made.

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Henry Fonda in Once Upon a Time in the West


This post is part of the Great Villain Blogathon hosted by Ruth of Silver Screenings, Karen of Shadows & Satin, and Kristina of Speakeasy 

Monsters may be scary, serial killers chilling, demented authority figures frightful, but there’s something especially disturbing about a comfortably familiar and otherwise wholly decent person gone horribly bad. Continue reading