Wednesday, April 27, 2016

Hitchin' Post | High Noon, Part II: The Return of Will Kane (1980) and Outland (1981)



In this bonus episode, Pax and Michael each picked a movie based on the themes and plot of High Noon, which we previously talked about in Episode 5. First, Michael chooses Outland from 1981, starring Sean Connery in a sci-fi take on the High Noon concept. Next, Pax chooses a 1980 TV movie sequel called High Noon II: The Return of Will Kane starring Lee Majors, David Carradine and Pernell Roberts. Which was better? The answer may surprise you!

Monday, April 25, 2016

High Noon (1952)



Mike and Pax talk about the 1952 western classic, High Noon, starring Gary Cooper, Grace Kelly, and Lloyd Bridges. We talk about likes and a surprising number of dislikes. Come see if we wind up liking it.

Monday, April 11, 2016

The Big Country (1958)



Michael and Pax discuss the 1958 epic starring Gregory Peck, Charlton Heston, Jean Simmons, Chuck Connors, and Sam the Snowman. Also: Pax talks about the TV shows Gunsmoke, Have Gun Will Travel, and The Wild Wild West, while Michael mentions Tumbleweeds (1925) and Jesse James (1939). Brad Pitt and Casey Affleck may come up as well.