Wagon Master

One of Ford’s most satisfying Westerns, this genial film follows the adventures of a Mormon wagon train, headed by Ward Bond, on its way to Utah.

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Crime fiction legends Dennis Lehane and Michael Connelly discuss the new book that unites their beloved sleuths Patrick Kenzie and Harry Bosch.