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Whether it’s the golden era of spaghetti westerns or the more blood soaked appeal of the Tarantino films, there’s no denying that Hollywood loves the appeal of the old west. From books, to video games, and even casino slots, the world loves a good western. We take a look at some of the greatest films in history!
Butch Cassidy & The Sundance Kid
Without a doubt, one of the most popular westerns in cinematic history, Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid was released in 1969. Directed by George Roy Hill and written by William Goldman the film is loosely based on a true story. It tells the story of the outlaws Robert LeRoy Parker, known as Butch Cassidy and his partner Harry Longabaugh, the Sundance Kid, who are on the run after a string of train robberies. The pair, along with Longabaugh ‘s lover Etta Place flee to Bolivia in »
- The Hollywood News
In an exclusive interview with Et, Carter speaks out for the first time since the Growing Pains star's shocking death. Carter was playing hockey with his dad at the Pickwick Gardens ice skating rink in Burbank, California, on Dec. 13, when Alan collapsed at the rink. He later died at the hospital.
"The ambulance came and the paramedics had stabilized him and everything seemed fine," Carter tells Et special correspondent Keltie Knight about initially thinking his dad would pull through once they got to the hospital.
Watch: Exclusive -- Alan Thicke Told Son to Snap Photo as EMTs Took Him to Hospital -- 'Take a Shot, Kiddo'
"I got to give him a hug and said, 'I love you,' and that was the last time I saw him," he adds.
Carter couldn't help but gush about his father, sharing »
Wayne Gretzky instead took the stage at the event to deliver a heartfelt tribute to his "good friend," who "would have loved to have been here tonight."
"My good friend Alan Thicke would have loved to have been here tonight, swapping stories, talking some trash, and genuinely mixing it up with so many great players that he admired. I'm extremely honored to be included on this amazing list. I only wish that every one of the players could have been here tonight," the NHL star said.
"So with the help of my friend John, let's take a moment to pay tribute to the players we've lost who have earned a place on the »
Et has learned that the "Blurred Lines" singer will honor his beloved dad -- who died after suffering a heart attack while playing hockey last month -- at the National Hockey League's All-Star event, The NHL100, at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles next Friday.
The 90-minute event will feature the 2017 NHL All-Star Celebrity Shootout, a hockey game pitting NHL legends against A-list celebrities. Both teams will be wearing jerseys with a patch dedicated to Alan, who was a passionate fan of the sport.
John Legend, Wayne Gretzky, Mario Lemieux and Bobby Orr are just a few of the celebrities confirmed to take part in the game. Select All-Star Celebrity Shootout game-worn jerseys will be available for auction following the match, which benefits Echoes of Hope, a nonprofit »
4 items from 2017
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