Yes, better imo. In general, I'd just keep things simple. For instance, if you review a widescreen film, why not just use a single (cool) screenshot. Because no matter how you look at it, both you and I are cropping lobby cards and-or other existing artwork, adding our own text, which shows.
In the case of Arizona Colt, this would do just fine, I think:
"If a thing can be done adequately by means of one, it is superfluous to do it by means of several; for we observe that nature does not employ two instruments if one suffices."
I find that my better album covers -my own designs/edits- , are also the ones that are simpler in design:
(although to some, less is bore)