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How the East was won: American westerns and Soviet Georgia

In1908, when Vasil Amashukeli, a Georgian film maker made his first experimental films, the Georgian cinema was born. Tbilisi, Georgia’s capital celebrated the opening of its first movie theatre in 1896. Started from early twentieth century Tbilisi boasted as many so called Cinema House as St. Petersburg and other major cities of the Russian empire.

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John Wayne's Monument Valley Ride

Location Gouldings Lodge Monument Valley, UT Date:  Mon, 2013-11-04 16:30 - Fri, 2013-11-08 19:00 Event Description:  For four days our personally selected Navajo guide will take us on a scenic horseback ride and tour through these magnificent vallesy where movie giants John Ford, John Wayne, Henry Fonda, Clint Eastwood and many others made their mark in cinema history. For full details including pricing, itinerary, and past photos go to: www.Great-American-Adventures.com or email: s.m.shaw@msn.com or call 505-286-4585

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John Wayne's Monument Valley Ride

Location Gouldings Lodge Monument Valley, UT Date:  Mon, 2013-11-04 16:30 - Fri, 2013-11-08 19:00 Event Description:  For four days our personally selected Navajo guide will take us on a scenic horseback ride and tour through these magnificent vallesy where movie giants John Ford, John Wayne, Henry Fonda, Clint Eastwood and many others made their mark in cinema history. For full details including pricing, itinerary, and past photos go to: www.Great-American-Adventures.com or email: s.m.shaw@msn.com or call 505-286-4585

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Fill Your Hands, You Sonofabitch!

My favorite cowboy is, big surprise, John Wayne. You could say I've got a hard-on for him. (Metaphorically speaking, of course). I like the guy so much I had to do a quick sketch of him to glorify our, I mean my, love. He really cant be beat on the screen. John Wayne

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New Wayne Pic in Works

Wouldn't that be great. If they could take some computers and motion capture guys and a few CGI people they could probably gather a bunch of archival footage and create a new John Wayne movie. 'Member that Coors Lite beer commercial they created with Wayne a few years back. Just like that. 7 x 8 graphite Wayne study

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May Newsletter

In bookstores now and available on Horsebooksetc.com, American Cowboy’s new book “The 100 Greatest Western Movies of All Time: Including Five You’ve Never Heard of” is our definitive—if controversial—ranking. Westerns are our favorite movie genre, of course, and we worked with publishers Globe Pequot to do it justice. The 100 Greatest Western Movie of All Time

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