Western movies that you need to watch to get you in the mood for RDRI
Once Upon A Time In The West 1968
Sergio Leone’s masterpiece has some amazing set-pieces, and Henry Fonda’s bad guy is really good; as in really bad.
A Fistful Of Dollars 1964
Clint Eastwood takes down multiple bad guys with the kind of cool accuracy that surely influenced Red Dead’ s Dead Eye ability.
True Grit 1969
John Wayne plays grizzly old lawman Rooster Cogburn. ‘Grit’ is one of RDRII’s Core attributes, and Wayne’s character illustrates its meaning perfectly.
3:10 To Yuma 1957
A down-at-heel rancher takes the risky job of escorting a notorious outlaw to justice. On a train. The movie’s themes are all over the Red Dead games.
Butch Cassidy & The Sundance Kid 1969
Butch Cassidy’s Wild Bunch were active during the time of
RDRII. The final showdown with the Mexican army is superb.