Silverado

BBBB

(out of 5)


Lawrence Kasdan’s attempt to reintroduce Western lore to modern cinema goers is a successful one. This enjoyable film is a great combination of ensemble character drama and gun-toting action, with a host of terrific actors bringing the Wild West back to life. It’s the late 19th-century, and the town of Silverado is overrun with crime and corruption. Four friends, previously separated but circumstantially reunited, come together to clean the place up and restore right to the town.  Great photography and a rousing musical score.


, ,

USA, 1985

Directed by

Screenplay by Lawrence Kasdan,

Cinematography by

Produced by Lawrence Kasdan

Music by

Production Design by

Costume Design by

Film Editing by


Cast Tags:   , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,, , , , , , ,, , , , , , , , , ,, , , , , , ,


Academy Award Nominations
Best Music (Original Score) (Bruce Broughton)
Best Sound (Donald O. Mitchell, Rick Kline, Kevin O’Connell, David Ronne)


Silverado

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s