Category: Westerns

The Influence of The Searchers

Before “The Searchers” (1956) Western films was a trite and cliche genre, with the exceptions of very few films including “Stagecoach” (1939). On a whole, the genre curbed away from serious issues which plagued...

Censoring The Outlaw

Twenty-year old Jane Russell was Howard Hughes’ own personal discovery for the project. There was no mistaking which assets of hers he was drawn to. During the production of “The Outlaw,” Hughes engineered the...