Category Archives: James Stewart

The Naked Spur

Howard Kemp (James Stewart) is a bounty hunter tracking a fugitive named Ben Vandergroat (Robert Ryan) through the Colorado Rockies. Vandergroat is wanted for murder in Abilene, Kansas and a $5,000 bounty is posted. Kemp returned to his home following the Civil War to find out that he lost his land and has turned to […]

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It’s A Wonderful Life

It would be an understatement to say that George Bailey (James Stewart) is having a bad day. In fact, in a climax of bad events he’s decided to end his life. Bailey operates a family business built by his late father known as a “Building and Loan.” It’s a sort of small-town bank, but not […]

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