BRUCE DERN HOSTS A COLLECTION OF 15 OLD WEST FAVORITES THIS THANKSGIVING, AIRING EVERY NIGHT ON HDNET MOVIES AT 7pE FROM MONDAY, NOV. 20 TO SUNDAY, NOV. 26
Full Schedule for ‘Bruce Dern’s Cowboy Collection’ Kicks Off with Charles Bronson in ‘CHATO’S LAND’ and Burt Lancaster in ‘THE KENTUCKIAN’ Nov. 20
Plus, an All-Day Thanksgiving Marathon Nov. 23 with Dern & Kirk Douglas in ‘POSSE,’ Randolph Scott in ‘RIDE THE HIGH COUNTRY’ & More Starting at 8:40aE
Los Angeles – Nov. 2, 2017 – Gather the family this Thanksgiving as HDNET MOVIES presents a classic American cinema event for all generations in Bruce Dern’s Cowboy Collection, a week-long selection of 15 western favorites hosted by genre legend and two-time Oscar®-Nominee Bruce Dern. Join Dern as he regales viewers with fascinating stories from his illustrious career while introducing the films which air each night at 7pE starting Monday, Nov. 20 through Sunday, Nov. 26. The event will also feature an all-day marathon on Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, Nov. 23, starting at 8:40aE.
|Mon., Nov. 20
CHATO’S LAND (1972)–7pE
THE KENTUCKIAN (1955)–8:45pE
Tues., Nov. 21
COMES A HORSEMAN (1978)–7pE
RETURN OF THE MAGNIFICENT SEVEN (1966)–9pE
|Wed., Nov. 22
GUNS OF THE MAGNIFICENT SEVEN (1969)–7pE
THE MAGNIFICENT SEVEN RIDE! (1972)–8:50pE
|Thurs., Nov. 23
RIDE THE HIGH COUNTRY (1962)–8:35pE
|Fri., Nov. 24
THE LIFE AND TIMES OF JUDGE ROY BEAN (1972)–7pE
DUEL AT DIABLO (1966)–9:10pE
|Sat., Nov. 25
PAT GARRETT & BILLY THE KID (1973)–7pE
HOUR OF THE GUN (1967)–9pE
|Sun., Nov. 26
DEATH RIDES A HORSE (1967)—5pE
LONE STAR (1996)–7pE
THE BALLAD OF CABLE HOGUE (1970)–9:20pE
Nov. 23: Thanksgiving Day Marathon Event—8:40aE
Nov. 26: Cowboy Classics Marathon—6aE
The festivities begin on Monday, Nov. 20 with Charles Bronson in CHATO’S LAND; followed by Burt Lancaster and Walter Matthau in THE KENTUCKIAN at 8:45pE. Next, on Nov. 21, James Caan and Jane Fonda in COMES A HORSEMAN with Jason Robards; and Yul Brenner in RETURN OF THE MAGNIFICENT SEVEN at 9pE. Then, The Magnificent Seven are back in action on Nov. 22, with a primetime two-pack starring George Kennedy in GUNS OF THE MAGNIFICENT SEVEN, followed by Lee Van Cleef and Gary Busey in THE MAGNIFICENT SEVEN RIDE! at 8:50pE.
The block continues on Nov. 23 with a Thanksgiving Day Marathon starting 8:40aE, headlined by Kirk Douglas and Bruce Dern in POSSE at 7pE; and Western icons Joel McCrea and Randolph Scott in the Sam Peckinpah’s RIDE THE HIGH COUNTRY at 8:35pE. Next, on Nov. 24, Paul Newman stars in John Huston’s THE LIFE AND TIMES OF JUDGE ROY BEAN; and James Garner and Sidney Poitier star in DUEL AT DIABLO. Then, on Nov. 25, James Coburn and Kristofferson in Sam Peckinpah’s PAT GARRETT AND BILLY THE KID, with Bob Dylan; and the Wyatt Earp (James Garner) and Doc Holliday (Jason Robards) classic HOUR OF THE GUN at 9pE.
The block comes to a close with an all-day marathon on Nov. 26 starting at 6aE, headlined by genre superstar Lee Van Cleef in DEATH RIDES A HORSE at 5pE; Chris Cooper in the 1996 Western murder mystery LONE STAR, with Kris Kristofferson, Elizabeth Peña, and Matthew McConaughey in an early film role; and Jason Robards in Sam Peckinpah’s THE BALLAD OF CABLE HOGUE, with Stella Stevens, at 9:20pE.
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