In the lead is the star who always looked at home in the west, lanky gary cooper, in a tale based on the life of the notorious judge roy bean, played by walter. The westerner dvd chicago public library bibliocommons. The westerner is a 1940 american film directed by william wyler and starring gary cooper. Aware of the judges affection for actress lily langtree lilian bond, cole claims to know her and thus receives a suspended sentence.
He plays judge roy bean, who runs his courtroom in his own saloon. Cattle rule over crops, and evrything from horse stealing to shooting a cow or not giving deference to lillie can all be a hanging offense. Walter brennan plays judge roy bean, a real historical figure, the movie itself is pure fiction. For in samuel goldwyns the westerner, which arrived yesterday at the music hall, he casually permits the most. May 7, 1901 may, 1961 was an american actor known for his natural, authentic, understated acting style and screen performances. Garden of evil 1954 is a western film about three somewhat disreputable 19thcentury soldiers of fortune, played by gary cooper, richard widmark, and cameron mitchell, who are hired by a woman. Apr 17, 2014 gary cooper western movies to watch free. Aug 3, 2015 gary cooper the plainsman 1936 jean arthur full length western movie youtube.
Marilyn monroe and jfk documentary by angryprotein. May 7, 1901 may, 1961 was an american actor known for his natural, authentic, and understated acting style. During the first half of the 20th century, ohioborn dentist zane grey was the bestselling author of wildly popular novels, most of them set in the american west. Weve got it all from classic western feature films to old westerns like you used to watch with your dad. The westerner 1940 is an american film directed by william wyler, and starring gary cooper, walter brennan, and doris davenport, and written by niven busch, stuart n. The westerner stars gary cooper, but my favorite actor in the film is walter brennan. Interest will be charged to your account from the purchase date if the balance is not paid in full within 6 months.
As with most of his westerns during the 1950s, cooper seems old for his role. John wayne, randolph scott, bob steele, ken maynard, roy rogers. In addition to the previously mentioned six films, brennan and cooper also. Gary attended school at dunstable school england, helena montana and iowa college, grinnell, iowa. After establishing himself as a western hero in his early silent films, cooper became a movie star in 1929 with his first sound picture the virginian. Despite being nominated the subsequent year for sergeant york 1941, also with gary cooper, he was never nominated again in a very long career. New york times subscribers enjoy full access to timesmachineview over 150 years of new york times journalism, as it originally appeared. The westerner 1940 123movies 123 movies watch full movie. Cooper and brennan have great chemistry, and the film is at its best during the earlier parts when the two are engaged in witty banter about lily langtry, the actress than bean is obsessed with. The westerner, a 1940 american western starring gary cooper and walter brennan. Gary cooper archives page 2 of 2 great western movies. An engaging story that features a standout performance from walter brennan makes the film a betterthanaverage 1940s western. Garden of evil 1954 gary cooper and richard widmark full length western movie.
Bean dons his full confederate civil war regalia and rides to see the. The westerner is a 1940 american film directed by william wyler and starring gary cooper, walter brennan, and doris davenport. The westerner 1940 gary cooper, walter brennan, doris davenport. He is brought before the redoubtable rapscallion judge roy bean. Jean arthur is calamity jane, this movie compresses several decades of events in the life of wild bill into a short presentation of his life, but gary cooper makes a cooperful effort at presenting bill at his best, and his pecially for a 1936 presentation. Gary cooper full list of movies and tv shows in theaters, in production and upcoming films. In this film, the title character, played by gary cooper, is a drifter who is accused of stealing a horse. The westerner 1990 stream and watch online moviefone.
But the westerner gives us the definitive gary cooper. Hanging judge roy bean walter brennan befriends a texas drifter gary cooper. The westerner is one of the better westerns out there. Watch the westerner online stream full movie directv. Rock a bye baby 1958 jerry lewis dean martin full length comedy movie duration. Cooper saves himself from hanging by pretending that hes intimately acquainted with. Released november 27th, 1990, the westerner stars garycooper, walterbrennan, dorisdavenport, fredstone the movie has a runtime of about 1 hr 37 min, and received a score of out of 100 on.
The westerner 1990 cast and crew accused of stealing horses, drifter cole harden gary cooper finds himself before the infamous judge roy bean walter brennan. Dallas 1950 full western movie gary cooper the virginian from 1929 starring gary cooper, mary brian, walter houston. Aware of the judges affection for actress lily langtree lilian. Accused of stealing horses, drifter cole harden gary cooper finds himself before the infamous judge roy bean walter brennan. Gary cooper has the lead role in this movie as cole harden, who escapes the noose bean has fitted for him when he puts two and two together and comes up with a story about lily that bean cannot resist pursuing, but needs harden to do it. See who they starred with and what they are working on now.
If you like westerns, then this is a good one to add to your collection. Read the the westerner movie synopsis, view the movie trailer, get cast and crew information, see movie photos, and more on movies. Soon after, cole falls for an attractive homesteader doris davenport whose father fred stone is indirectly killed by beans. Davenport, who would make only one other film before retiring at age 23, is fine as cooper s love interest. The westerner1940 the western every film buff needs to. May 30, 2018 garden of evil 1954 is a western film about three somewhat disreputable 19thcentury soldiers of fortune, played by gary cooper, richard widmark, and cameron mitchell, who are hired by a woman.
The movie is handsomely turned out in the sensuously luminous black and white cinematography, fluid editing and silkysmooth scene changes we have come to accept as standard for top studio productions of the late thirties, forties era, and every cinematic effect is enhanced by a stirring. I first watched this movie because of gary cooper after seeing the pride of the yankees, the man could do no wrong in my book. Watch the westerner 1939 full movie free streaming online. While coop is great in the westerner, it is lock, stock and blazing barrels walter brennans performance as judge roy bean that steals the show. Cooper s career spanned 36 years, from 1925 to 1961, and included leading roles in 84 feature films. Western movie full of boots, old west, big cowboy hats, spurs and saddles. A town marshal, despite the disagreements of his newlywed bride and the townspeople around him, must face a gang of deadly killers alone at high noon when the gang leader, an outlaw he sent up years ago, arrives on the noon train. Jan 08, 2015 along came jones western 1945 gary cooper, william demarest, loretta young along came jones western 1945 gary cooper, william demarest, loretta young along came jones western 1945 gary. He wanders into the midst of the riel rebellion, in which metis people of french and native heritage and natives want a separate nation. At the same time, battling cattlemen and farmers tomatokissers fill out the storyline. Gary cooper, as usual is great as cole harden who gets caught with a stolen horse and is sentenced to hang and uses his wits to survive and avoid being hanged. The westerners 1919 film, a 1919 american film directed by edward sloman. Garden of evil 1954 western starring gary cooper, full. With gary cooper, walter brennan, doris davenport, fred stone.
Here on gary coopers page is a short interview with coop about the western picture. His first stage experience was during high school and college. Technically, man of the west has transferred well to dvd. Drifter cole harden is accused of stealing a horse and faces hanging by selfappointed judge roy bean, but harden manages to talk his way out of it by claiming to be a friend of stage star lillie langtry, with whom the judge is obsessed, even though he has never met her. At least, garden of evil looks good, that is if youre not watching the version thats shown on amazon prime. Gary cooper the plainsman 1936 jean arthur full length western.
Garden of evil 1954 western starring gary cooper, full movie. The story of the fascinating character, judge roy beana texas tyrant who established himself as the law west of the pecos and who had an admiration and love for stage star lily langtryand his meeting with the westerner, a drifter who runs afoul of the law when he is falsely accused of stealing a horse. How to watch the hunger games series ahead of the prequel movie. Unfortunately, the amazon prime streaming version butchers that. Next to cooper s understated acting style, lancasters performance seems a bit manic here. The westerner is a competently directed vehicle for gary cooper revolving around a fictionalized biography of the life of judge roy bean. As good as gary cooper was in this movie walter brennan was simply better. Gary cooper is an exceedingly modest fellowtoo modest for his own good, perhaps. Director wyler, walter brennan and gary cooper all committed to the movie and jo swerling began working on the script, but it was still unfinished when niven busch was brought in to rework it. Watch the westerner 1939 full movie free streaming. Navy lieutenant tufts accompanies scout quincy wyatt into the everglades to rout the seminole indians who are threatening the early settlers in florida. Gary cooper in the westerner 1940 walter brennan in the westerner. Texas ranger dusty rivers isnt that a contradiction in terms. Dusty falls for nurse april logan, who is also loved by mountie jim brett.
Gary cooper eddie albert original vintage 1951 youre in. Along came jones western 1945 gary cooper, william demarest. The westerner 1940 gary cooper, walter brennan, doris. The westerner 1940 cast and crew credits, including actors, actresses, directors, writers and more. The real west 1961 gary cooper full length classic western. The movie was shot on location in mexico in some rugged volcanic territory, and the cinematography by milton krasner is superb. Born to alice cooper and charles cooper not in film business. Great story with director william wyler at the helm. Feb 1, 2015 the real west 1961 gary cooper full length classic western movie. Gary cooper has the lead role in this movie as cole harden, who escapes the noose bean has fitted for him when he puts two and two together and comes up. Fighting caravansgary cooper, lili damita, ernest torrence, tully marshall, eugene pallette 1931. Gary cooper is supported with a fine cast of forest tucker, chill wills and dana andrews. He won the academy award for best actor twice and had a further three nominations, as well as receiving an academy honorary award for his career achievements in 1961.
Gary cooper was an american actor known for his raw, natural and authentic style of acting, which made him one of the greatest hollywood stars of all time. Lake, and jo swerling, the film is about a selfappointed hanging judge in vinegaroon, texas, who befriends a saddle tramp who opposes the judges policy against homesteaders. When the command is forced to run, wyatt and seminole chief oscala square off in an. Gary started his acting career in the 20s with the silent era films and starred in some largely unknown films, such as the winning of barbara worth, doomsday, the first kiss. Gary cooper lux radio theater the virginian old time radio western. Cooper saves himself from hanging by pretending that hes intimately acquainted with actress lily langtry, whom bean worships from afar. Gary cooper western movies to watch free westerns tv. The filmography of gary cooper chronicles the film appearances of american actor gary cooper. Lake, and jo swerling, the film is often remembered for one of walter brennans best performances, as judge roy bean, which led to him winning his recordsetting. A trio of american adventurers marooned in rural mexico are recruited by a beautiful woman.
He doesnt sound a bit like hes from louisiana, nor does lancaster sound like hes from texas. Gary cooper western movies to watch free westerns theater. Walter brennan deservedly won the best supporting oscar for his role, and his bean and thats mrulin. Afterwards, he worked as an extra for one year before getting a part in a two reeler by hans tissler an independent. Cole hardin gary cooper, who has just saved judge roy bean walter brennan from a homesteader lynch mob, presses his advantage on their behalf, in samuel goldwyns the westerner, 1940, directed by william wyler. Cooper began his career as a film extra and stunt rider and soon landed acting roles. The basis of the westerner was a 10page story by stuart n. In this film, the title character, played by gary cooper, is a drifter who is. Jan 08, 2017 actor alex cord remembers gary cooper and walter brennans vivid scenes in william wylers the westerner. The westerner 1940 a master class in acting with alex. The westerner, a 1934 american western starring tim mccoy. Gary cooper played a variety of roles in his movie career but he will of course always be remembered for his part in high noon, the film with also perhaps alan ladds shane that sums up the golden age of the western movie. Nov 29, 2014 texas ranger dusty rivers isnt that a contradiction in terms.194 833 1491 889 869 57 288 638 752 1404 208 683 1482 864 437 731 67 1377 186 508 1047 505 34 820 469 1136 1360 1297 359 611 721