The Film: Once Upon A Time In The West (1968)
The Film Thief: Henry Fonda (Frank)
Heist Moment: An outlaw so mysterious he only has one name, Frank was a big departure for Fonda, who had mostly played kind-hearted good guys.
But Sergio Leone saw something in him, and so it proved - Frank is an outstanding villain, a cold-hearted snake who murders an entirely family, including the 10-year-old son.
While Charles Bronson's equally mysterious "Harmonica" is almost his equal, Frank still stands as the film's best feature - and one of the greatest Western villains on celluloid.
Memorable Line: “People scare better when they're dying.”
Tea-Leaf Trivia: Fonda showed up with brown contacts and stubble, but Leone told him to shave and stick with his natural blue eyes. It worked to perfection...
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