R | | Action, Biography, Drama
A successful lawman's plans to retire anonymously in Tombstone, Arizona, are disrupted by the kind of outlaws he was famous for eliminating.
Sylvester Stallone recommended that George P. Cosmatos would be a better choice for directing (Cosmatos directed Rambo: First Blood Part II (1985) and Cobra (1986)). But Cosmatos was actually a ghost director for Kurt Russell, the real director.
1879 - the Civil War is over, and the resulting economic explosion spurs the great migration west. Farmers, ranchers, prospectors, killers, and thieves seek their fortune. Cattle growers turn cow towns into armed camps, with murder rates higher than...
The 3 Earp brothers, Wyatt, Virgil, and Morgan are shown arriving in Tombstone. In truth, Wyatt Earp, Virgil, and their eldest brother James arrived together. Morgan was still en route, and Warren (the youngest) would soon follow.
For Birgitta C.
$6,454,752 (USA) (26 December 1993)