Once Upon A Time in the Italian West: The Filmgoers' Guide to Spaghetti Westerns

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I.B.Tauris, Mar 31, 2006 - Performing Arts - 288 pages
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Howard Hughes has written a well-researched, detailed, no-nonsense and above all enthusiastic guide to twenty of the best Italian Westerns from 'A Fistful of Dollars' to 'My name is Nobody'. He has aimed for the heart, and unlike the bad guy in 'Fistful' he has hit it.' - Christopher Frayling
 

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As both a fan and a scholar of the Italian spaghetti Western, Hughes (TheAmerican Indian Wars ) makes an ideal guide to the genre. Having selected 20 representative films, he examines each by ... Read full review

Contents

Once Upon a Time in the West 1968
The Good the Bad and the Ugly 1966
The Big Gundown 1967
The Big Silence 1967
Sabata 1969
Navajo Joe 1966
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Howard Hughes is the author of "Once Upon a Time in the Italian West," "Crime Wave: The Filmgoers Guide to the great Crime Movies," both published by I.B.Tauris, as well as "The Pocket Essential Guide to Spaghetti Westerns" and "The American Indian Wars,

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