Monte Walsh still

Monte Walsh

Monte Walsh opening credits clip from YouTube.

Monte Walsh remains one of Lee Marvin’s best yet least seen films. I was extremely fortunate to interview co-stars Jack Palance and Mitchell Ryan about the making of the film  and it’s all in the pages of Lee Marvin Point Blank.
The wonderful score by John Barry (Lyrics by Hal David) with the song “The Good Times Are Comin'”sung by the wonderful Cass Elliot (she hated being called ‘Mama Cass’) underscores the elegiac quality of this sadly forgotten western and one of the best films in Lee Marvin’s career that sets the mood of the film from the outset, as it should be. Give a listen…

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