An ultra-stylish attempt to spin the gunslinging
bounty hunter from a little-known 1970s comicbook series into the stuff of movie myth, this supernatural neo-Western actioner earns some distinction by virtue of its grungy post-Civil War settings and offbeat casting.
But there was only one apparent howl of derision on the first night, obviously from a punter who has not yet realised that capable local ensembles are growing up and shedding the decades-long preoccupation with carousels of crooning cowboys inhabiting meadows of swaying corn and cruising virtuous gunslinging
Of course, gunslinging
has a bad connotation in business, where planning and strategy are nouns more prized.
Hailing from the perogy-belt town of Vermilion, this husky, goateed member of the heating and plumbing Snelgroves was a protege of and replacement MLA for the Klein revolution's main enforcer: the gunslinging
Remember all our judgmental puritans, gunslinging
desperadoes, choleric nativism, the Battling Bickersons, the gangs of New York.
nature benefited from another key stat.
It's supposed to be written by a middle-aged, macho, male, gunslinging
correspondent constantly in the line of fire.
Although Hollywood likes to portray cowboys as gunslinging
ne'er-do-wells, many were in fact conscientious men who endured hard lives working with the herds
Hacker will be seen as a gunslinging
Pinkerton agent in the final hour of the new NBC-TV movie The Legend of Butch Cassidy & the Sundance Kid.
Unlike the looting, gunslinging
and antisocial action of the Arabs and their so-called society, an immense mass much greater than all of Iraq reacted with dignity and restraint.
The hidden riches, buried deep in the soil and below the rivers, continue to draw the strike-it-rich dreamers, drifters and gunslinging
prospectors--as well as the giant multinational mining companies.
Indeed, the pulp-fiction qualities of the novel, manifest in the scurrilous roman noir characters (Schmutz and his band of gunslinging
gangsters), can be included in the palate of styles that Ahrens includes in his sublimation of the romantic heritage.