Throughout the 1940s and 1950s, the Western was the most popular film genre in the United States. This course offers fascinating insights into American culture and the American frontier. Saddle up and ride with us into the Hollywood West.
This is a great course in comparing Western film genre to the actual times of both the west but also of the 1940's -,50,s. The films are well chosen and the discussion and quizzes are well developed and thought out. The instructor is very good at responding very quickly to students. If you enjoy movies and old westerns and want to know more about them this is the class for you.