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Angel and the Bad Man (2009)

PG-13 | | Western | TV Movie 5 July 2009
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This remake of the John Wayne classic tells the story of a notorious gunfighter, Quirt Evans (Lou Diamond Phillips), who is wounded and seeks shelter with a Quaker family.

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Terry Ingram
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Lou Diamond Phillips ... Quirt Evans
Deborah Kara Unger ... Temperance
Luke Perry ... Loredo
Terence Kelly ... Thomas (as Terrance Kelly)
Merrilyn Gann ... Virginia
Gig Morton ... John
Michael Teigen ... Telegraph Operator (as Michael Teigen)
John Tench ... Hondo
Scott McNeil ... Auburn
Don Thompson ... Doc Johnson
Brendan Wayne ... Randy
Winston Rekert Winston Rekert ... Sam
Garry Chalk ... Steve Carson
Jennifer Copping ... Margaret
Melanie Papalia ... Sandy Johnson
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This remake of the John Wayne classic tells the story of a notorious gunfighter, Quirt Evans (Lou Diamond Phillips), who is wounded and seeks shelter with a Quaker family.

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Western

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for some western violence and a brief sexual reference | See all certifications »
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Country:

Canada | USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

5 July 2009 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Enkeli ja lainsuojaton See more »

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Budget:

CAD 1,000,000 (estimated)
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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
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Trivia

Brendan Wayne, who has a supporting role in this film, is the grandson of John Wayne, star of the original Angel and the Badman (1947). See more »

Goofs

At the beginning, when they are leaving the Telegraph office after Quirt sends his telegram, the office door is alternately closed, open, closed when the telegraph operator is acting like he knows Quirt as he rides away in the wagon. See more »

Quotes

Doc Johnson: The practice of medicine is one of the most infuriating professions that have been known to man. It takes 30 years of practice to discover that, in the final analysis, there's nothing you can do but stand back and watch.
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Remake of Angel and the Badman (1947) See more »

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You're Not the Man
Composed and Lyrics by Stu Goldberg
Vocals by Jennifer Copping
Arranged and Produced by Stu Goldberg
Zoonga Music, BMI - Publisher
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Absolute Disgrace
6 September 2009 | by dakotasurferSee all my reviews

Not only is this a bust, a grandchild of the great Duke Wayne plays the sidekick Randy in the film. By no means is this an endorsement by the Wayne family. If it was you'd be seeing an actual verbal or written endorsement by the licensing agent for John Wayne. And if you think this one is bad, wait until you see the remake of True Grit which is supposed to be in the works. It's almost like the Hollywood writers were all replaced with remake happy zombies.

All you see these days are sequels or bad remakes of past classics. As the other commenter forgot to say it is already free to watch since it was a straight to TV release, that's how bad it was. Not even worthy of the big screen. I have to say this is the worse the Hallmark Channel has ever done.

No one, and I repeat no one, can do a John Wayne movie other than John Wayne. I'll make a suggestion to anyone who thinks they can do a remake of any film done by Duke Wayne. Forget it... you'll lose your shirt. This is not even worth a $.99 download release.


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