A perfectly tempoed coming-of-age Western, with clear meditations on the difference between boys and men, between crime and moral fortitude…and between murder and justice.
Nostalgia’s a powerful thing.
Brutal, raw, deceptively simple but powerfully layered and complex, Man of the West is flat-out one of the best American westerns ever made. Period.
Violent, perverted, nihilistic noir classic.
A near-perfect definition of cliche ’80s action and historically significant for soon-to-be-defunct production company, Lorimar.
It’s the end of the line for Billy Jack.
Ready for some more Billy Jack? Of course you are.