No, they don’t make ’em like they used to. But, there is new programming out there with AMC’s “The Son” and a couple of others. You just gotta go look for ’em. – Ed. From The Westerner Blog The Western was a staple of Hollywood motion picture productions from theContinue Reading

HUCK OUT WEST By Robert Coover Norton, $26.95, 308 pages It’s hard to imagine a gutsier move by a novelist than to take up where Mark Twain left off. “The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn” is about as seminal a work of fiction as we have in our literary history. OfContinue Reading

Pierce Brosnan stars as Eli McCullough in “The Son” on AMC By Harry Alexander / SoAzNewsX Numerous “critics” aren’t too pleased with AMC’s new series, “The Son.” The critics also didn’t like “Texas Rising.” But, those of us who love to watch Westerns at the movies or on television offerContinue Reading

  THE APACHE WARS: THE HUNT FOR GERONIMO, THE APACHE KID, AND THE CAPTIVE BOY WHO STARTED THE LONGEST WAR IN AMERICAN HISTORY By Paul Andrew Hutton Crown Publishing Group, $30, 544 pages On a March day in 1851 after he and friends had spent time trading goods with residentsContinue Reading