Sunday, December 10, 2017

Maverick (1994)



It's cold out there, but Michael and Pax stay warm by talking about one of their favorite Westerns, 1994's Maverick with Mel Gibson, Jodie Foster, and James Garner. And in a special "Whatchoo Been Westernin'?" segment, they discuss some of the episodes of the Maverick TV show that they watched, too.

Friday, November 10, 2017

Bandolero! (1968)



Pax and Michael discuss Bandolero! starring Jimmy Stewart, Dean Martin, Raquel Welch, and George Kennedy. And in "Whatchoo Been Westernin'": Witchblade: Day of the Outlaws and the National Geographic Channel's Billy the Kid: New Evidence.







Wednesday, October 25, 2017

The Outrage (1964)



Michael and Pax are joined by special guest Evan Hanson to discuss The Outrage, a remake of Akira Kurosawa's Rashômon, starring Paul Newman, William Shatner, and Edward G Robinson.

And in "Whatchoo Been Westernin'": Grit TV (feat. Death Valley Days), a comics adaptation of True Grit, and Jeff Bridges in Wild Bill.









Thursday, October 12, 2017

Unforgiven (1992)



Mike and Pax delve into the 1992 modern classic Unforgiven starring Clint Eastwood, Morgan Freeman, and Gene Hackman.

Also: Mike recommends the 2016 Dakota Fanning/Guy Pearce Western, Brimstone.





Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Barquero (1970)



Michael and Pax continue their love affair with Lee Van Cleef by talking about this Spaghetti-inspired, American-made thriller co-starring Warren Oates, Forrest Tucker, Kerwin Mathews, Mariette Hartley, and Marie Gomez. And in "Whatchoo Been Westernin'?": DC Comics' Jonah Hex/Yosemite Sam Special and the Billy the Kid episode of Brad Meltzer's Decoded.







Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Support Your Local Sheriff! (1969)



On this episode, Pax and Michael are discussing the western comedy farce, Support Your Local Sheriff! from 1969 starring James Garner, Jack Elam, Bruce Dern, Harry Morgan, and Walter Brennan. We also talk a little bit about the "sequel" Support Your Local Gunfighter from 1971 starring many of the same people, but in a completely different story.

And in "Whatchoo Been Westernin'" we discuss The Plainsman (1936) and Diablo (2015).







Wednesday, August 2, 2017

The Outlaw (1943)



Michael and Pax discuss the weird relationships and mega misogyny of Howards Hughes and Hawks' The Outlaw. It's Billy the Kid vs Doc Holliday with Jane Russell and a horse as the prizes (and Pat Garrett kind of crying in the corner with a gun in his hand).

Also: Pony Express mail and quick reviews of The Undertaker and Hombre Rosa comics and the movie Three Godfathers (1936).