Must See Movies: The Classics
Butch Cassidy And The Sundance Kid
One of the most popular and legendary Westerns ever made, Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid stars Paul Newman and Robert Redford as Butch and Sundance respectively. Originally released in 1969, this classic film tells the tale of two outlaws constantly attempting get rich quick schemes, but always ending up bungling every bank and train heist they attempt. Join the world’s two most loved bad guys in the West with this classic.
A Fistful Of Dollars
A classic spaghetti Western, Sergio Leone’s A Fistful of Dollars stars Clint Eastwood as “The Man With No Name”, the iconic gunslinger. Originally released in 1964, this classic Western tells the tale of a mercenary who arrives in a small town to find two rival smuggling gangs making the lives of the citizens hell. Eastwood manages to pit the two gangs against each other, allowing this film’s plot to unfold in an exhilarating frontline adventure.
For A Few Dollars More
Oscar winner Clint Eastwood stars as a bounty hunter in this classic Western film, originally released in 1965. Eastwood decided to join forces with a his rival, a competing bounty hunter played by Lee Van Cleef, in an attempt to bring the man they’re both hunting to justice. Join Eastwood in this second instalment of Sergio Leone’s trilogy starring Eastwood as the famed “Man With No Name”.
The Good, The Bad And The Ugly
The “Man With No Name” (Clint Eastwood) stars in Sergio Leone’s The Good, the Bad and the Ugly, originally released in 1966. Eastwood partners up with two gunslingers in an attempt to hunt down a fortune of stolen gold, but it soon becomes clear that the trio doesn’t value teamwork as they should. Join the legendary Eastwood as he stars in a Western that breaks the western mould.
Nicholas Cage stars in Raising Arizona, a 1987 Coen brothers film telling the tale of a convenience store robber who promises to stay on the straight and narrow when he proposes to his police department photographer girlfriend (Helen Holly Hunter). However, martial bliss hits a rocky patch when the pair discover they can’t get pregnant, and every adoption agency in town turns them down. It’s up to Cage to use his wily criminal knowledge to kidnap a child for he and his wife, with hilarious hijinks along the way.