The law West of the Pecos and the myth of Judge Roy Bean
Cinema / In English / Westerns

The law West of the Pecos and the myth of Judge Roy Bean

The Life and Times of Judge Roy Bean (1972) stars Paul Newman as an unkempt outlaw called Roy Bean who establishes his own brand of justice in Vinegaroon, West Texas. After a series of absurd but brilliant adventures, the success of the self-proclaimed judge is threatened. John Huston’s film is a magnificent elegy to a … Continue reading