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« #15 : September 17, 2013, 08:58:21 PM »

just saw the movie again. And I have to say, I was definitely wrong about it the first time.

I'd rate it a 6.5/10.
There's nothing too interesting here, but it's a very pretty movie to look at.

Virginia Mayo, who's usually very good, did not give a very good performance here. Karen Steele gave a good performance. And Steele has pretty blue eyes. As for the music, it's just the same one little melody over and over and over.

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IMO there are 4 good Boetticher/Scott Westerns: Ride Lonesome, The Tall T, Seven Men from Now, and Comanche Station. Those 4 all rank somewheres between a 7.5-8/10.


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« #16 : September 18, 2013, 04:55:02 AM »

And Steele has pretty blue eyes.
Not the pair of her assets I usually think of first. ;)



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« #17 : September 18, 2013, 09:33:04 AM »

If all I mention are the eyes, that means I don't think her face is too pretty ;-) ...... Anyway, I suppose Steele and Mayo do have nice racks


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« #18 : August 29, 2014, 06:02:03 AM »

Very entertaining, which can't always be said for other Boetticher, Kennedy, Scott flicks.  A cheap shooting finale, but the fact that Scott goes for the widow comes unexpected. 7\10


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