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Films of Sergio Leone => Other Films => Topic started by: T.H. on May 22, 2009, 01:38:19 PM



Title: Springfield Rifle (1952)
Post by: T.H. on May 22, 2009, 01:38:19 PM
Andre De Toth directs this western starring Gary Cooper caught in between the blue/gray in the civil war (spoiler free account). The cinematography is great, De Toth has a great eye for framing (no, really, the guy had one eye): some nice scenery/landscapes. The plot is rather unusual for a western, meaning there are twists, some predictable, some rushed and a bit convoluted. Overall, this is a pretty solid effort, certainly worth seeing.