<i>The Horse Soldiers</i>, John Ford’s Civil War western
Cinema / Westerns

The Horse Soldiers, John Ford’s Civil War western

In 1959, John Ford directed the only movie about the Civil War of his career. In spite of some lengthy parts, this aesthetically pleasing film is played by great actors and offers an interesting philosophical vision of war and violence (topical themes more newsworthy than ever…unfortunately).   Movie poster showing John Wayne and William Holden … Continue reading