Contract negotiations with Marlon Brando
were not finalized by the time of the first day of principal photography, and so Brando refused to work. So on what was to be the first day of filming, the cast and crew played football. See more
The first time I saw this country, it had buffalo grass and bluejoint up to the stirrups. By the second year, we had eight thousand Texas half-bred cattle and over three thousand five hundred volumes of English literature in my library.
Hell, we just cut out the unbranded stock and divided up even among outfits. There was no arguin' over mavericks like today.
You got it good today.
Two percent annual loss then, now it's seven from rustling alone, not to mention winterkill, calving loss, miring ...