spaghetti western

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spaghetti western

A usually low-budget cowboy film set in the American West but filmed in a European country, especially Italy. A: "What kind of movie do you want to watch tonight?" B: "How about a spaghetti western?"
See also: western
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is full of energy with foot stompers such as Secret Tells A Lie and Stray Cat sitting alongside radio-friendly hits such as Oh My God and I Don't Know, while That Old Song would feel at home on the soundtrack to a spaghetti western.
A spaghetti Western that takes place during that time.
In this sense, trying my hand at the Western, I could only ever have made a Spaghetti Western.
Most upfront is The Stupidest Things, which boasts the insistent rhythm that the Mutton Birds did so well, while softy shuffling Born In The Sea seemingly inhabits a spaghetti western landscape.
Watching a Spaghetti western can be dubbed--excuse the pun--a psychedelic journey embarked on by a cowboy wearing electric spurs.
The dusty locations are atmospheric and, although the Chinese actors give it a Spaghetti Western quality, this is a good old yarn, crisply presented.