his is the film that made me a Kevin Costner fan. Also starring Robert Duvall & Annette Bening.
When cowboy star Tom Ford disappears, Wilson gets his double Gene Autry to impersonate him. What Autry doesn’t know is that Ford owes gangster Rico $10,000. When Rico arrives to collecthe learns that Autry is an impersonator and so blackmails Wilson and the movie studio.
** Nominated for Oscar (1961) **
After spending years in prison because of a bank robbery, Rio escapes to take revenge on his ex partner who is now a respectable sheriff.
Marlon Brando replaced Stanley Kubrick as director.
“The motion picture that starts its own tradition of greatness.”
Cherokee Lansing’s rancher father is killed in a fight with the Tanner Oil Company at the start of the oil boom. Cherokee plans revenge by bringing in her own wells with the help of oil expert Brad Brady and childhood friend Jim Redbird. When the oil and the money start gushing in, Cherokee’s quest for revenge turns into an obsession for wealth and power.