'The Harder They Fall' is a fun romp in the Wild West : Pop Culture Happy Hour Netflix's The Harder They Fall is the latest modern take on the movie western, with nods to real-life Black cowboys and cowgirls. In it, an outlaw and his gang seek revenge for a horrific crime committed many years ago. Gunfights and showdowns ensue, of course. The film boasts an impressive cast, including Jonathan Majors, Regina King, Idris Elba, and LaKeith Stanfield. Does this revisionist tale live up to the incredible talent involved?

'The Harder They Fall' is a fun romp in the Wild West

'The Harder They Fall' is a fun romp in the Wild West

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Zazie Beetz and Jonathan Majors star in The Harder They Fall on Netflix. David Lee/Netflix hide caption

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Zazie Beetz and Jonathan Majors star in The Harder They Fall on Netflix.

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Netflix's The Harder They Fall is the latest modern take on the movie western, with nods to real-life Black cowboys and cowgirls. In it, an outlaw and his gang seek revenge for a horrific crime committed many years ago. Gunfights and showdowns ensue, of course. The film boasts an impressive cast, including Jonathan Majors, Regina King, Idris Elba, and LaKeith Stanfield. Does this revisionist tale live up to the incredible talent involved?

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