The Far Country

  • 1955
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Western

A strange, almost self-conscious, Western from one of the greatest practioners of the form. Like other Mann efforts , THE FAR COUNTRY is noteworthy for the parable starkness of its story and its flawless command of landscape photography. His films also have the most articulated moments of combat in the cinema: issues of honor, betrayal, violence, and death...read more

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In the 1896, a cowboy and his pals drive cattle from Wyoming to Alaska, where a corrupt sheriff steals their herd and they must tangle with him to get it back. One of eight films James Stewart made with director Anthony Mann, and one of four Westerns on wh (more…)

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  • Review: A strange, almost self-conscious, Western from one of the greatest practioners of the form. Like other Mann efforts , THE FAR COUNTRY is noteworthy for the parable starkness of its story and its flawless command of landscape photography. His films also hav… (more)

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