6.6/10
14
3 user

Old Tucson: Where the Legends Walked (2007)

Reviews

Photos

Add Image Add an image

Do you have any images for this title?

Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
Jonathan Kuntz ...
Himself
Edit

Storyline

Add Full Plot | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Short

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

22 May 2007 (USA)  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Color:

See  »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
A Western Studio Outside of the Lot
21 May 2013 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This is a fine, brief documentary on the Old Tucson film studio in Arizona, which started in 1939, built by Columbia for "Arizona" (starring William Holden).

If this film is correct, the studio went downhill for a while until Howard Hawks decided to make "Rio Bravo" there, and then the studio took off -- becoming a tourist destination for the public in 1960, and the site of countless Western movies ("Tombstone") and television ("Little House on the Prairie").

The narrator makes a list of the famous people who walked the studio grounds and were filmed there. While that could be said of many places, there probably is no other place on earth quite like this set. Unlike Burbank, this set had only one purpose -- to bring the Old West (even if romanticized) to life.


0 of 0 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Contribute to This Page