December was Tarantino Month here at Sos, and since January is dedicated to westerns, I thought it would be best to whip up some articles spotlighting films that influenced Tarantino’s Django Unchained
. Since I began my list back in December, I’ve noticed similar lists popping up online – all of which are somewhat suspect, since they recommend some terrible films. For my money, all of the movies listed below are essential viewing for fans of Django Unchained
, and come highly recommended.
Note: This is the third of a three part article.
I Giorni dell’ira (Blood and Grit) (Day of Anger
) (Days of Wrath)
Directed by Tonino Valerii
Written by Ernesto Gastaldi
, Tonino Valerii
, Renzo Genta
Italy, 1967Day of Anger
is a spaghetti western directed by Tonino Valerii
, who began his career as Sergio Leone
’s assistant and would later direct My Name Is Nobody
(1973). Lee Van Cleef
stars as Frank Talby,