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Wild Wild West is a american film of genre Drama directed by Barry Sonnenfeld released in USA on 29 june 1999 with Will Smith

Wild Wild West (1999)

Wild Wild West
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Released in USA 29 june 1999
Length 1h47
Directed by
OriginUSA
Genres Drama,    Science fiction,    Comedy,    Action,    Adventure,    Western,    Comic science fiction
Rating49% 2.452692.452692.452692.452692.45269

Wild Wild West is a 1999 American steampunk western action-comedy film directed by Barry Sonnenfeld. A big-screen adaptation of the 1965–1969 TV series The Wild Wild West, it stars Will Smith, Kevin Kline (who appears in dual roles as the protagonist Artemus Gordon and as President Ulysses S. Grant), Kenneth Branagh and Salma Hayek.

Similar to the series, the film features a large amount of gadgetry. It serves as a parody, however, as the gadgetry is more highly advanced, implausible steampunk technology and bizarre mechanical inventions, including innumerable inventions of the mechanological geniuses Artemus Gordon and Dr. Loveless, such as nitroglycerine-powered penny-farthing bicycles, spring-loaded notebooks, bulletproof chain mail, flying machines, steam tanks, and Loveless's giant mechanical spider.

Wild Wild West was a critical and commercial failure, earning only $222.1 million worldwide against a $170 million budget and receiving predominantly negative reviews.

Synopsis

Starting in a small section of the near South, both U.S. Army Captain James West and U.S. Marshal Artemus Gordon hunt for Confederate General "Bloodbath" McGrath, who is wanted for mass murder. It points back to when McGrath ordered a massacre in a settlement called New Liberty, where many of the freed slaves were murdered, including West's biological parents. The search leads to a brothel where the two try (unsuccessfully) to arrest him. It leads to a huge brawl and a cart of nytroglycerin crashing into the building that starts a fire. Both West and Gordon, the latter dressed as a woman, escape.

Actors

Will Smith

(Capt. James West)
Kevin Kline

(U.S. Marshal Artemus Gordon)
Kenneth Branagh

(Dr. Arliss Loveless)
Salma Hayek

(Rita Escobar)
M. Emmet Walsh

(Coleman)
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