Posts Tagged ‘No Name Trilogy’

The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly

“You see, in this world, there’s two kinds of people, my friend: those with loaded guns and those who dig. You dig.” The last of Leone’s ‘Man with no name’ trilogy is the longest and considered by many to be the best. By the time he made it, he was a much more assured and…

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For a Few Dollars More

“Thought I was having trouble with my adding.” Sergio Leone continued building on the mythos that he and Clint Eastwood had created in “A Fistful of Dollars” with the follow-up, “For a Few Dollars More,” and it is in this film that Eastwood really developed so many of the tropes that he would continue using…

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A Fistful of Dollars

“There’s money to be made in a place like this.” Spaghetti Westerns didn’t completely begin with Sergio Leone’s 1964 film “A Fistful of Dollars,” but his film certainly set a new bar — and created an international audience — for these films. This film revitalized a genre that had been slowly dying by getting rid…

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