Heaven's Gate (1980)

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The only thing greater than their passion for America...was their passion for each other.

Directed By Michael Cimino Michael Cimino Starring Christopher Walken Christopher Walken  •  Kris Kristofferson Kris Kristofferson  •  Sam Waterston Sam Waterston  •  Isabelle Huppert Isabelle Huppert  •  John Hurt John Hurt Genres Epic  •  Revisionist Western  •  Western Studios &
Franchises
The Criterion Collection  •  They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?  •  Golden Raspberry Award for Worst Picture Nominated  •  Academy Award for Best Production Design Nominated  •  Time Out: London's 50 Greatest Westerns  •  United Artists  •  BBC's 100 Greatest American Films  •  Empire Magazine's 50 Worst Movies Ever
Release Info 1980-11-19T00:00:00Z November 19, 1980
Color  •  149 minutes R Rated R
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Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith vs. Heaven's Gate

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ear

ear on 2/5/2012 Reply  · 

An unseen masterpiece.

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AmateurCinephile

AmateurCinephile on 1/6/2014 Reply  · 

Don't let the bad reputation from the past scare you away. The Criterion restoration of this beautiful, sweeping western is the version you want to see.

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LandMiller

LandMiller on 5/22/2017 Reply  · 

A pretty bad and dull movie, but is it the worst movie ever made? No, not even close. Just go watch Birdemic or Manos: Hands of Fate. I dare you to tell me one of those movies are better.

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LandMiller

LandMiller on 5/25/2018 Reply  · 

Since my first comment, my opinion on this film has changed after a few viewings. I now think of Heaven’s Gate as an underrated masterpiece.

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LandMiller

LandMiller on Jan 13 Reply  · 

I must be a hypocrite because I rewatch it again lately and now I didn't enjoy it lol

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