Hollywood And The O K Corral

Author: Michael F. Blake
Publisher: McFarland
ISBN: 1476606773
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The following decades produced various renderings of the story, some more historically accurate than others but all with the American flair for entertainment. This volume examines eight movie renderings of the legendary gunfight.

Lady At The O K Corral

Author: Ann Kirschner
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 0062199005
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Lady at the O.K. Corral: The True Story of Josephine Marcus Earp by Ann Kirschner is the definitive biography of a Jewish girl from New York who won the heart of Wyatt Earp.

Stagecoach To Tombstone

Author: Howard Hughes
Publisher: I.B.Tauris
ISBN: 0857730460
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But Sturges's film is as skewed as any other Hollywood version of the O.K. Corral.
The participants in the O.K. Corral are correct for the Earp faction (although all the
real Earps had moustaches), but the actual Clanton lineup was Ike and Billy
Clanton, the two McLaurys, Tom and Frank, and Clanton associate Billy
Claibourne. In the film, Ike and Billy Clanton and the McLaury brothers are
present, but the mysterious Clanton brother 'Finn' also tags along (Phineas
Clanton wasn't present) ...

Hollywood Stunt Performers 1910s 1970s

Author: Gene Scott Freese
Publisher: McFarland
ISBN: 0786476435
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(1953), Gunsmoke (1953), Saskatchewan (1954), Stand at Apache River (1954),
Four Guns to the Border (1954), Black Horse Canyon (1954), Destry (1954),
ChiefCrazy Horse (1955), Run for Cover (1955), Wichita (1955), Rage at Dawn (
1955), Lady Godiva (1955), Red Sundown (1956), Away All Boats (1956), A Day
ofFury (1956), Night Passage (1957), Gunfightat the O.K. Corral(1957), Omar
Khayyam (1957), TheLaw andJake Wade (1958), Saddle the Wind (1958),
TheSaga ...

The Film Crew Of Hollywood

Author: James C. Udel
Publisher: McFarland
ISBN: 1476602263
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Furthering his production grip efforts through dolly and crane, Carl began
learning the skills required to work the specialized equipment by hanging around
the Chapman warehouse on off days, practicing moves with the wheeled camera
platforms until he could do it with his eyes closed. A production, crane and dolly
man throughout the late fifties, Manoogian worked on Gunfight at the OK Corral
and The Devil's Hairpin, to name just two of the 17 pictures on which he day-
played in ...

Hollywood From Vietnam To Reagan And Beyond

Author: Robin Wood
Publisher: Columbia University Press
ISBN: 0231507577
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It offers particularly suggestive points of comparison with My Darling Clementine,
the opportunistic entrepreneur McCabe replacing the ideologically committed
Earp, Mrs. Miller replacing Clementine as the “girl from the East,” the whorehouse
replacing the church as the center of the growing community, the melancholy
shoot-out in the snow replacing the gunfight at the OK Corral. The elaboration of
an immediately recognizable, self-assertive personal style seems no more
common in ...

Hollywood Faction

Author: Bruce Crowther
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Although Wyatt tried to interest film-makers in his story in the 1920s, it was not
until after his death that the possibilities of the story, be it true or legend, made
themselves apparent. Of the many versions of the story, the best-known are My
Darling Clementine (1946) and Gunfight at the OK Corral (1957). In My Darling
Clementine Earp is portrayed by Henry Fonda as an ordinary man caught up in
extraordinary times. Directed by John Ford, who had met Wyatt in Hollywood, the
film ...

The Cinema Of Terrence Malick

Author: Hannah Patterson
Publisher: Columbia University Press
ISBN: 0231850115
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Thus did the ageing Wyatt Earp hang around Hollywood, spinning tall tales of the
gunfight at the OK Corral that would find creative issue in John Ford's My Darling
Clementine (1946). Just as life turns itself into closed spectacle, the history of the
West becomes a history of self-invention. In tough circumstances, when times are
hard, individuals reinvent themselves, or are reinvented, as 'characters' of an
open frontier or of borderless spaces. The nature of the game is notoriety, where

John Ford

Author: Ronald L. Davis
Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press
ISBN: 0806186941
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Hollywood's Old Master Ronald L. Davis. CHAPTER 7. Back. to. Monument.
Valley. IN 1946 the Hollywood studios reached their zenith; that year ninety
million people went to the movies each week. John Ford had come home from
the war with a ... Ford and the Fox production head decided on My Darling
Clementine, based loosely on the career of Wyatt Earp, mainly because Ford saw
dramatic possibilities in the climactic gunfight at O.K. Corral. My Darling
Clementine would be the ...

The Golden Corral

Author: Ed Andreychuk
Publisher: McFarland
ISBN: 9780786403936
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This work examines these two films and twelve others--Red River, High Noon, Shane, The Searchers, Gunfight at the O.K. Corral, The Alamo, The Magnificent Seven, Ride the High Country, How the West Was Won, The Wild Bunch, Butch Cassidy and ...