Still wrestling with a major conundrum: Is there such a thing as a historically accurate Western, and, does it really matter?
Personally, I think we all want authenticity in our lives. We seek it out. We hate fakery and we want the real deal.
In the past month we have built a pretty strong case that there are certainly scenes, or specific moments, in Westerns, that are quite accurate and we love these moments, although we can't all agree on the same moments. One film, however, stands out heads and shoulders above almost everything else: