Oscar "Budd" Boetticher Jr was an American film director. He was famous for the series of ... In 1939 he traveled to Mexico, where he learned the art of bullfighting under Don Lorenzo Garza, Fermin Espinoza and Carlos Arruza.


Brilliant, distinguished American director, particularly of Westerns, whose simple, bleak style disguises a complex artistic temperament. The son of a wealthy ...


Dec 3, 2001 ... A matador and then a maverick movie-maker who shot classic B westerns ... Oscar "Budd" Boetticher Jr, film director, born July 19 1916; died ...


To anyone interested in the Western genre, classic American cinema, and/or the history and art of film, the DVD release of director Budd Boetticher's five ...


Nov 2, 2008 ... Budd Boetticher and the Ranown Cycle: “What a director is ... You never directed John Wayne in a film, but he played a major part in your life. .... It was just a difference, we had artistic control and fortunately we were artists.


5 days ago ... A bullfighter in the film arena: A new biography of Budd Boetticher ... Boetticher is renowned as the director of the so-called “Ranown Cycle,” ...


Jun 2, 2018 ... It was the film on which Oscar Boetticher started to call himself Budd, ... to the beginning of Budd's career as a director of principally westerns.


Jul 18, 2001 ... The Budd Boetticher films screening at BIFF are: The Bullfighter and the Lady ( 1951), ... published here with the kind permission of the Festival's artistic director. ... Director: Budd Boetticher Producer: John Wayne Script: Budd ...


Jun 22, 2017 ... Between 'Action' and 'Cut': Budd Boetticher's Performative Arena ... In the realm of Hollywood cinema, the phrase “actors' director” is a fairly ... subtly reveals the innate suspicion among so many of acting as an art form.