BRAD PITT’S JESSE JAMES FILM MARKS 10th ANNIVERSARY

Today, September 21st, marks the 10th anniversary for the release of The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford (2007). Directed by Andrew Dominik, and starring Brad Pitt and Casey Affleck as James and Ford, respectively, the film was based on the Ron Hansen 1983 novel of the same name. Set in the… Read More BRAD PITT’S JESSE JAMES FILM MARKS 10th ANNIVERSARY

ROBERT REDFORD’S AMERICAN WEST SERIES DEBUTS IN UK

The acclaimed docu-drama series, The American West (2016), will have its UK debut June 27th on that nation’s HISTORY channel. The eight-hour eight-part series focuses upon the years 1865 to 1890 in the American West, exploring lesser-known stories of such icons as Billy the Kid, Sitting Bull, Jesse James, Crazy Horse, and Wyatt Earp. The… Read More ROBERT REDFORD’S AMERICAN WEST SERIES DEBUTS IN UK

TIMELESS – JESSE JAMES & BASS REEVES IN NEW EPISODE

The characters of Timeless, the new science fiction NBC series, journey back to the era of Jesse James in tonight’s episode (January 23rd). Debuting in October 2016, the show follows history professor Lucy Preston (Abigail Spencer), scientist Rufus Carlin (Malcolm Barrett), and soldier Wyatt Logan (Matt Lanter) as they try to stop Garcia Flynn (Goran… Read More TIMELESS – JESSE JAMES & BASS REEVES IN NEW EPISODE

AMTRAK ADDS NEW STATION IN MISSOURI’S ARCADIA VALLEY

Passenger rail service returns tomorrow (November 20th) to an area in southern Missouri that has gone without for 48 years. Amtrak’s Texas Eagle – which runs between Chicago and Los Angeles – will now serve the Arcadia Valley Station in Arcadia, Missouri. Previous service by the Missouri Pacific Railroad at the Arcadia depot ended in… Read More AMTRAK ADDS NEW STATION IN MISSOURI’S ARCADIA VALLEY

JESSE JAMES ON AMC – CULTURAL LEGACY

The American West (2016), the eight-episode docu-drama series that explored various Western icons between 1865 and 1890, recently concluded its run on AMC. The highlighted figures included Billy the Kid, Crazy Horse, Sitting Bull, General George Custer, Wyatt Earp, and Jesse James. For those new to the story of the Missouri outlaw James, the final… Read More JESSE JAMES ON AMC – CULTURAL LEGACY