Western Movie Wit & Wisdom

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Bright Sky Press, Apr 1, 2007 - Fiction - 272 pages
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'Western movie wit & wisdom' is a compilation of quotations from western movies ranging from the 1920s to the films of the present. In addition to the regular films, it also includes silent films (via title cards), serials, miniseries, documentaries, and even a couple of cowboy cartoons. Here film characters give advice, words of wisdom, funny lines, or an occasional historical fact. Many of these quotations reflect our American culture and have applications for contemporary living. Although the quotations were uttered in a western setting, they are really about life itself.

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Contents

Introduction
1940
Quotations Witty and Wise
Afterword 257
Copyright

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About the author (2007)

Jim Kane has studied the western movie genre—the stories, the history, the dialogue—and has organized quotations from the best to the obscure. Using his personal collection of 1,700 westerns, Jim personally reviewed, transcribed, and catagorized many witty, wise quotations. He lives in Charleston, West Virginia.

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