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R| 1 hr. 55 min.

Plot Summary
Mild-mannered sheep farmer Albert Stark (Seth MacFarlane) feels certain that the Western frontier is trying to kill him, then he loses his girlfriend, Louise (Amanda Seyfried), to the town's most successful businessman. However, a beautiful, pistol-packing woman named Anna (Charlize Theron) rides into town and helps Albert find his inner courage. Then Stark must put his newfound bravery to the test when Anna's outlaw husband arrives with plans to plant him in an unmarked grave.

Cast: Seth MacFarlane , Charlize Theron , Amanda Seyfried , Liam Neeson , Giovanni Ribisi , Neil Patrick Harris , Sarah Silverman , Christopher Hagen

Director: Seth MacFarlane

Genres: Comedy, Western

Distributor: Universal Pictures

A Million Ways to Die in the West (2014)

Release Date: May 30th, 2014|1 hr. 55 min.

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  • August 03, 2014 artylucy
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    I'm an over 70 year old mom and grandmom, and one time huge fan of Blazing Saddles. Although some of the bits were over the top raunchy, the humor and political satire were very, very funny. Some slow parts, but giggles throughout. Much more clever and sophisticated than other reviews would leed you to believe.

  • June 15, 2014 Hope
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    I loved Ted so, I thought I'd give this one a try. It wasn't funny, it was just plain stupid. I'd guess that if I were a 16 year-old teenager I may have found it to be funny...don't waste your money!

  • June 13, 2014 j.armstrong40
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    This is a great movie if you're into 1st grader potty humor!

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