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'In a Moment of Brilliance': Heidegger's Horsemen, HIGH NOON and the Existential Sentiment of 'Westerns'

'In a Moment of Brilliance': Heidegger's Horsemen, HIGH NOON and the Existential Sentiment of 'Westerns'

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Title: 'In a Moment of Brilliance': Heidegger's Horsemen, HIGH NOON and the Existential Sentiment of 'Westerns'
Author: Cameron, Evan Wm.
Hehner, Barbara
Abstract: By evidence and common consent, great 'western' movies are mythical encompassing a Weltanschauung that has engaged viewers within diverse cultures for over a century. Questions recur, however. What makes them so? and why have they proven so enticing to male viewers in particular? Within this essay I and Barbara Hehner address those questions, attending to the design of HIGH NOON as exemplary.
Subject: Aristotle
Being and Time
BIG SLEEP, THE
BUTCH CASSIDY & THE SUNDANCE KID
Cawelti, John
Chandler, Raymond
Cooper, Gary
Egan, Richard
Everson, William K.
Fenin, George N.
Filmmaking
FISTFUL OF DOLLARS, A
Fleischer, Richard
FOR WHOM THE BELL TOLLS
George Smiley
Gilligan, Carol
GUNS OF FORT PETTICOAT, THE
Haskell, Mollie
Hehner, Barbara
Heidegger, Martin
Hemingway, Ernest
HIGH NOON
House Committee on Un-American Activities
Huston, John
James Bond
Jurado, Katy
Kant, Immanuel
KEY LARGO
Kitses, Jim
Kohlberg, Lawrence
Kurosawa, Akira
Leone, Sergio
Lévi-Strauss, Claude
Loevinger, Jane
McLaglen, Victor
MAGNIFICENT SEVEN, THE
Marshall, George
Montgomery, Robert
Murray, Don
MY DARLING CLEMENTINE
Nazis
National Socialism
Nolan, Jeannette
O'Hara, Maureen
Ortega Y Gasset, José
Peckinpah, Sam
Philip Marlowe
Popper, Karl
Propp, Vladimir
Remick, Lee
RIDE THE HIGH COUNTRY
RIO GRANDE
Sartre, Jean-Paul
Screenwriting
Screenwriting, History of
SEVEN SAMURAI
Sturges, John
Suzuki, David
THESE THOUSAND HILLS
TREASURE OF THE SIERRA MADRE
Tuska, Jon
WILD BUNCH, THE
Warshow, Robert
Wittgenstein, Ludwig
Wright, Will
YOJIMBO
Zweig, Eric
Type: Presentation
Rights: Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 2.5 Canada
http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/2.5/ca/
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/10315/36134
Date: 1981

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