FILM : Once Upon a Time in the West
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FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
Once Upon a Time in the West 1968 Charles Bronson, Claudia Cardinale, Henry Fonda, Jason Robards, Gabriele Ferzetti Spain, USA, Italy (studio)
Director : Sergio Leone   Production Company : Paramount, Finanzia San Marco, Rafran Cinematografica  Region : ITALY,N. AMERICA

The railroad is heading west and using unscrupulous means to buy up the land in the way. Bronson and Robards join forces to stop Fonda and protect widow Cardinale. For many, the ultimate western and with a Morricone score to die for. The original title is C'era una Volta il West

Stills by SJ

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Once Upon a Time in the West -- Special Collector's Edition (2 discs) [DVD] [1969]

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Once Upon a Time in the West - Bronson faces Al Mulock, Jack Elam and Woody Strode. Mulock killed himself for real in Gaudix after these scenes.
Once Upon a Time in the West

once001. Bronson faces Al Mulock, Jack Elam and Woody Strode. Mulock killed himself for real in Gaudix after these scenes.

once001n. The hills are a good guide. Now wind turbines litter the plain. This between Calahorra and Calahorra station near Guadix in Spain. SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 31-01-2011)

Once Upon a Time in the West - Reverse pov. Bronson is too quick.
Once Upon a Time in the West

once002. Reverse pov. Bronson is too quick.

once002n. And I turned around to see more wind turbines. SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 29-01-2011)

Once Upon a Time in the West - The homestead soon to be inherited by Cardinale.
Once Upon a Time in the West

once003. The homestead soon to be inherited by Cardinale.

once003n. Looks isolated, doesn't it? SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 29-01-2011)

Once Upon a Time in the West - The last supper
Once Upon a Time in the West

once004. The last supper

once004n. But in fact the house is the bar in the middle of a western movie set called Western Leone. SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 29-01-2011)

Once Upon a Time in the West - Fonda and gang emerge from the sagebrush, nicely kitted out in dustcoats.
Once Upon a Time in the West

once005. Fonda and gang emerge from the sagebrush, nicely kitted out in dustcoats.

once005n. Western Leone is just to the east of the A-92 north of the Tabernas turning. SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 29-01-2011)

Once Upon a Time in the West - Cardinale arrives in the west
Once Upon a Time in the West

once006. Cardinale arrives in the west

once006n. The view from Calahorra station. The farm is new but those buildings to the rear are remnants of Leone's set. SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 29-01-2011)

Once Upon a Time in the West - The edge of
Once Upon a Time in the West

once007. The edge of "Flagstone" at Calahorra station, now a paved road.

Once Upon a Time in the West - And suddenly there's a cut to Monument Valley on the Utah and Arizona border, USA.
Once Upon a Time in the West

once008. And suddenly there's a cut to Monument Valley on the Utah and Arizona border, USA.

Once Upon a Time in the West - One of the most magnificent locations in the world, popularised by John Ford's westerns from 30 years earlier.
Once Upon a Time in the West

once009. One of the most magnificent locations in the world, popularised by John Ford's westerns from 30 years earlier.

Once Upon a Time in the West - Still in Utah.
Once Upon a Time in the West

once010. Still in Utah.

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