westerns Archives

The Mandalorian Season 2 (Image: Disney+)
Look a lot like any number of classic Westerns? Of course, it does And that's not a bad thing – Hollywood has been plagiarizing itself basically since its inception; the good projects weave old ideas and concepts into something new and different It's how art evolves, and Disney has evolved the entire western genre by[...]
Revisiting Michael Crichton's Sci-Fi Western Westworld Upon Rumors Of A JJ Abrams TV Series
Written for the screen by Crichton, Westworld offered an intriguing blend of science-fiction, horror, and classic westerns The film was genre-shattering and it has withstood the test of time, with talk of a new Westworld television series, Helmed by J.J Abrams himself… Crichton's fans might also appreciate the degree to which Westworld anticipated the Jurassic Park[...]