“I suppose, in time, the bounty hunters will get him. But I have other plans, I aim to bring him down – I aim to show that he’s a man like any other. I aim to hurt him.” – Ray Winstone as Captain Stanley
#1 of the Top Ten Westerns Shane (1953) Directed by George Stevens Starring: Alan Ladd, Jean Arthur, Van Heflin, Brandon
“To kill a man you shoot him in the heart. Isn’t that what you said, Ramon?” – Clint Eastwood as Joe
“Kane will be a dead man in half an hour and nobody’s gonna do anything about it. And when he dies, this town dies too. I can feel it.” – Katy Jurado as Helen
“Do you know anything about a guy going around playing the harmonica? He’s someone you’d remember. Instead of talking, he plays. And when he better play, he talks.” – Jason Robards as Cheyenne
“What did you expect? “Welcome, sonny”? “Make yourself at home”? “Marry my daughter”? You’ve got to remember that these are just simple farmers. These are people of the land. The common clay of the new West. You know… morons.” – Jim
In 1889, President Harrison opened the vast Indian Oklahoma Lands for white settlement… 2,000,000 acres free for the taking, poor and rich pouring in, swarming across the border, waiting for the starting gun, at noon, April 22nd.
The emotions and the power of the story are played out beautifully in this 1992 classic.