Two of Hollywood's leading radicals are daring to reinvent one of the oldest genres in the movie industry's style book

This article titled “Quentin Tarantino and Johnny Depp saddle up to give new life to the western” was written by Paul Harris in New York, for The Observer on Saturday 9th June 2012 09.47 UTC

The western movie is perhaps the most beloved all-American art form and one of the oldest genres in cinema. Now it is to get a post-modernist makeover in the shape of films from some of Hollywood's most daringly experimental celebrities, seeking to turn long-standing conventions and themes on their heads.

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