Once Upon a Time in the West


Action / History / Romance / Western

Rotten Tomatoes Critics - Certified Fresh 98%
Rotten Tomatoes Audience - Upright 95%
IMDb Rating 8.5 10 248344


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Claudia Cardinale as Jill McBain
Charles Bronson as Harmonica
Keenan Wynn as Sheriff - Auctioneer
Henry Fonda as Frank
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997.53 MB
23.976 fps
2hr 44 min
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23.976 fps
2hr 44 min
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Movie Reviews

Reviewed by Fella_shibby 9 / 10

A bit slow n tedious but still one of the best western film. Fonda was terrific.

As a fan of Westerns, I saw this film many times in the early 90s. Saw this recently again on a DVD aft many years. The plot- Claudia Cardinale arrives at her ranch, to find that her husband has been murdered by hired gun Henry Fonda. Mysterious gunman Charles Bronson wants an appointment with Fonda. Bronson teams up with outlaw Jason Robards to help protect Cardinale n her ranch from Fondas evil intentions. There are long scenes where you get close shots of a person's face. Sergio Leone loves the stare-down, and you can see it in virtually all of his films. In this movie he allows the camera to linger longer than ever before. You get those quiet scoreless scenes where the natural sounds of the environment are greatly exaggerated. Leone's opponents take a long time to feel each other out before they act. One may find the long stretches of silence and inaction tedious n boring. Honestly, even i found some scenes boring, especially the opening scene. Henry Fonda is terrific. No one expected him to play such a ruthless and brutal killer. Bronson was decent but Jason Robards was much better with his tip on guys patting females bottom n the tip on don't get shot by a person who doesn't know to shoot. One of the best part bah the film was Ennio Morricone's score, especially the recurring harmonica music during the final closing fight. This is Morricone's best moment in a long, treasured career. I was surprised to know that the story was written by Dario Argento.

Reviewed by cybrsrch 2 / 10

Audio torture

Sergio Leone loves to keep the mood on edge by having repetitive annoying sounds, like the wind mill or insects overly loud. Not a real fan of this style, I know I am bucking the tide with all these glowing reviews, but the sound track is far to annoying to allow me to watch any longer, he would find a better use of his skills torturing audiophiles with chalk board scratching. As far as the best western ever, that I find laughable, another film firmly stuck in the time period it was filmed and it hasn't aged gracefully. This wreaks of spaghetti western, never an honest portrayal because the writing are always obtuse

Reviewed by Benemon 10 / 10

Sergio Leone´s Greatest Achievement

A Movie so briliant made I´ll never forget in my howl Lifetime. Excellent Moviemaking in every Sens of the Word. Nothing is better than Charles Bronson playing the Harmonica and gunfighting with Henry Fonda. Already can offer one of the Best Endings ever.

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