The Virginian Reviews

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Emanuel Levy
December 30, 2008
Arguably the best of many screen versions, Fleming's 1929 film was instrumental in shaping Gary Cooper's screen image and in maintaining the Western mythology, specifically the contrast between East and West culture.
Full Review | Original Score: B+
Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews
May 19, 2008
A landmark film, that helped define the Western hero as the mythical chivalrous man.
Full Review | Original Score: B
Carol Cling
Las Vegas Review-Journal
February 20, 2004
| Original Score: 4/5
Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)
January 29, 2004
Gritty early talkie western with two strong central performances.
| Original Score: 4/5
Tim Dirks
Tim Dirks' The Greatest Films
January 1, 2000
The Virginian (1929) is a classic western - a film adaptation of Owen Wister's 1902 western play and original novel.
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Don Druker
Chicago Reader
January 10, 2004

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