Once Upon a Time in the West - Setting the Stage

An analysis of the opening to Once Upon a Time in the West, and specifically how it establishes the major threads that will dominate the film. One key note: while this video essay is largely concerned with the opening sequence, it does still refer to other events within the film, including the ending.

Eyebrow Cinema

Videos: 23


Openings


Spaghetti Westerns


Sergio Leone


Once Upon A Time in The West