Definition of spaghetti western in English:

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spaghetti western



A western film made cheaply in Europe by an Italian director.
Example sentences
  • Cinemas were flooded with a wide variety of pulpy movies, including spaghetti westerns, police thrillers, and sex comedies, many of which were cheaply produced and churned out by less-than-talented individuals.
  • He's been compared to the Clint Eastwood character in the spaghetti westerns, but he's much more expansive and endearing.
  • Anime, spaghetti westerns and exploitation movies are all referenced.
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