Similar Images #4

The Edge of the World
(Michael Powell; 1937)

The Searchers
(John Ford; 1956)


Anonymous said...

Wayne and Ford's most prolific journey into the heart of darkness that is a wanderer's soul. You'll appreciate this comment more when you check out my tribute to 'duke' on The Hollywood Art. Keep up the great posts.

Vanwall said...

What is old is new again, if it's done well. Both films shared the ambiguity of bittersweet endings, as well, altho The Searchers" doorway scene is almost an encyclopedia of lifts, not least by Wayne's little personal tribute.


pedro said...

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