History Film / TheHallelujahTrail

4th Jun '17 5:04:21 PM Mdumas43073
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Before ''Film/AMillionWaysToDieInTheWest''...before ''Film/BlazingSaddles''...there was ''The Hallelujah Trail''.

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Before ''Film/AMillionWaysToDieInTheWest''... before ''Film/BlazingSaddles''...''Film/BlazingSaddles''... there was ''The Hallelujah Trail''.
4th Jun '17 5:03:10 PM Mdumas43073
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Interestingly enough, this 1965 laugh riot was directed by John Sturges, the guy who gave us ''Film/TheMagnificentSeven'' and ''Film/TheGreatEscape''. And, like those films, it features a music score by Music/ElmerBernstein. The cast includes Creator/BurtLancaster, Lee Remick, Jim Hutton, Pamela Tiffin, Brian Keith, and Creator/DonaldPleasence.

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Interestingly enough, this 1965 laugh riot was directed by John Sturges, the guy who gave us ''Film/TheMagnificentSeven'' and ''Film/TheGreatEscape''. And, like those films, it features a music score by Music/ElmerBernstein. The cast includes Creator/BurtLancaster, Lee Remick, Jim Hutton, Pamela Tiffin, Creator/DonaldPleasence, Brian Keith, and Creator/DonaldPleasence.
Martin Landau.
4th Jun '17 4:58:40 PM Mdumas43073
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Interestingly enough, this laugh riot was directed by John Sturges, the guy who gave us ''Film/TheMagnificentSeven'' and ''Film/TheGreatEscape''. And, like those films, it features a music score by Music/ElmerBernstein. The cast includes Creator/BurtLancaster, Lee Remick, Jim Hutton, Pamela Tiffin, Brian Keith, and Creator/DonaldPleasence.

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Interestingly enough, this 1965 laugh riot was directed by John Sturges, the guy who gave us ''Film/TheMagnificentSeven'' and ''Film/TheGreatEscape''. And, like those films, it features a music score by Music/ElmerBernstein. The cast includes Creator/BurtLancaster, Lee Remick, Jim Hutton, Pamela Tiffin, Brian Keith, and Creator/DonaldPleasence.
4th Jun '17 4:57:06 PM Mdumas43073
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This laugh riot was directed, interestingly enough, by the guy who gave us ''Film/TheMagnificentSeven''. And was also composed by Music/ElmerBernstein!

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This Interestingly enough, this laugh riot was directed, interestingly enough, directed by John Sturges, the guy who gave us ''Film/TheMagnificentSeven''. And was also composed ''Film/TheMagnificentSeven'' and ''Film/TheGreatEscape''. And, like those films, it features a music score by Music/ElmerBernstein!
Music/ElmerBernstein. The cast includes Creator/BurtLancaster, Lee Remick, Jim Hutton, Pamela Tiffin, Brian Keith, and Creator/DonaldPleasence.
5th Feb '17 3:14:30 PM RushLimborg
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* {{Leitmotif}}: Nearly every movement in the film's famous "overture" besides the main theme turns out to be this. In order, there's a flute-and-drums theme for the Denver Free Militia, a brass-laden theme for Col. Gearheart's cavalry, a sweeping "big sky" theme for wide shots of traveling the land, a playful piccolo-and-guitar theme for Oracle Jones, and "Stand Up, We'll March To Denver" for Cora and the Temperance League.
5th Feb '17 3:09:25 PM RushLimborg
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* HeroicSeductress / FemmeFatale: Depending on whether you're on her side or not. Cora seems to love using her sexuality to get Col. Gearheart to agree to her requests. At one point, she massages a hangover out of him, in a very...suggestive manner. While leaning over him in ''bed''.
7th Oct '16 9:27:39 PM RushLimborg
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* NotSoAboveItAll: The fashionable, proper, and civilized Cora Massengale still can't resist [[EatingTheEyeCandy checking out Col. Gearheart]] in the latter's Bathtub scene...and later, ah-hem, [[ShamelessFanserviceGirl returning the favor....]]
7th Oct '16 9:16:15 PM RushLimborg
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* BathtubScene: For both Col. Gearheart and Cora Massingale.



* EatingTheEyeCandy: During poor Col. Gearheart's BathtubScene, Cora mostly keeps professional, but even she can't seem to resist glancing a bit while fighting a smirk. The colonel's resigned to it.



* EpicMovie: 2 hours and 40 minutes long, with an intermission. Filmed in Ultra Panavision and presented in Cinerama.

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* EpicMovie: 2 hours and 40 minutes long, with an overture and intermission. Filmed in Ultra Panavision and presented in Cinerama.
7th Oct '16 9:11:48 PM RushLimborg
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* MrFanservice: Col. Gearheart in the bathtub, for Cora. Bit of a ReluctantFanserviceGuy, but he tiredly resigns himself to it.
* MsFanservice: Cora in the bathtub. [[ShamelessFanserviceGirl And she's not above smirkingly rubbing it in]] for [[PleasePutSomeClothesOn the poor colonel....]]



* OutdoorBathPeeping: Done deliberately by the soldiers and accidentally by Col. Gearhart, who just wasn't paying attention where he was walking.
** PleasePutSomeClothesOn: In response to the above, Col. Gearhart sheepishly makes this request to Cora, as the men are being...distracted. Cora essentially shrugs it off and goes on to tease him a bit for his troubles....



* OutdoorBathPeeping: done deliberately by the soldiers and accidentally by Col. Gearhart, who just wasn't paying attention where he was walking.

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* OutdoorBathPeeping: done deliberately by the soldiers SpiritedYoungLady: Cora and accidentally by Col. Gearhart, who just wasn't paying attention where he was walking.her Temperance gals are all to one deeply feminine and elegant, but are strong-willed and resolved to reach their goals no matter ''what''.



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3rd Nov '15 12:03:02 AM cptorsai
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* BlatantLies: Col. Gearhart when defining what he means by "detatched contact."

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* BlatantLies: Col. Gearhart when defining what he means by "detatched "detached contact."
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