South of Heaven, West of Hell
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Popular country & western singer and well-regarded character actor Dwight Yoakam steps behind the camera for this revisionist Western, his first effort as a director and screenwriter. Valentine Casey (Yoakam) is the sheriff of the town of Los Tragos in the Arizona Territory. Valentine, an orphan, was raised as a child by Leland Henry (Luke Askew), a notorious outlaw, but while Henry's sons Taylor (Vince Vaughn) and Arvid (Paul Reubens) have followed their father into a life of crime, Valentine dedicates himself to putting Henry and his gang behind bars. But when the Henry gang knocks over… More
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"Sharon Stone once likened dating Yoakam to 'eating a dirt sandwich.' Viewing his directorial debut, it's apparent that she was being too kind--after all, just watching his film is like eating a sh*t sandwich."
‑ Michael Dequina, TheMovieReport.com
"It's best not to ask too many questions - better just to switch your brain to stand-by and enjoy the show."
‑ Jaime N. Christley, Apollo Guide
"The conflicts, vistas, rhythm and mood are of a piece, but not every personality or circumstance is fully thought through."
‑ Peter Henne, Film Journal International
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