The Far Country Reviews

July 7, 2008
The movie becomes a game between Mann and the viewer - how long can the filmmaker keep the supposed hero from finally doing the right thing?
March 16, 2008
January 17, 2008
The final shootout probably inspired Robert Altman's McCabe and Mrs. Miller, taking place in the dark, on the ground and crawling in the mud -- purposely clumsy and unheroic.
November 4, 2006
It stars Mann's favorite Western leading man James Stewart in an anti-hero role.
June 19, 2005
October 16, 2004
One of the very good Stewart-Mann collaborative westerns.
September 28, 2004
June 23, 2004
February 8, 2004
A terrific western with Stewart as an anti-hero.
July 26, 2002