Westerns capture a time when the United States was undeveloped and not so disciplined allowing people to really live off the land and display their talents skills as well as their character. That's why you get such a good mix of people like good guys, bad guys, Indians, Gunslingers, lawmen, pioneers, cattle rustlers, settlers, bandits, saloon keepers and general store operators. Cattle was a much needed source of food to the new Cities and Towns just springing up as well as for the folks back east. Who doesn't like a fine piece of steak with the trimmings? Well cattle drives were no easy cakes of walk but very lucrative if you could pull it off. History is presented here in entertainment form. Add whiskey, fights, shootings, Western towns, dust, beans, coffee and down to earth living and you got the makings of a good flick. Further add some top notch actors and we have a classic on our hands. This be that movie and more. Lots of memorable scenes, emotions tugging and real life situations decided in the moment they appear, this movie keeps you entertained start to finish as it is also of epic quality too. If all this is not enough, you get tension, drama and a nice show-down with a good closure in the end. Everyone gave it their best including the Director. Mark this as a....
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