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. Definitely one to watch.
A spaghetti Western that takes place during that time.
Add the haunting musical theme that accompanies the avenging Charles Bronson and a top-notch performance by a grizzled Jason Robards and you have a spaghetti western that is nigh-on perfect.
Right now he wants to do an action movie." us How about a spaghetti western instead?
In this sense, trying my hand at the Western, I could only ever have made a Spaghetti Western. This is one thing I was conscious of relatively early in the writing of the novel, and which led me to make a few brief allusions to my Italian ancestors in the text (for example, the "Mamma mia" spoken by the narrator); this relationship also allowed me to introduce the question of ancestry into my choice of genre, the 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 AWC Berne is hosting a Spaghetti Western dinner-dance fundraiser on Saturday, 27 May in Hinterkappelen.