skip to content
Hollywood and the O.K. Corral : portrayals of the gunfight and Wyatt Earp Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Hollywood and the O.K. Corral : portrayals of the gunfight and Wyatt Earp

Author: Michael F Blake
Publisher: Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland & Co., ©2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
"This volume examines eight movies of the legendary gunfight, produced from 1939 to 1994, and each use Wyatt Earp and other real-life characters as their sources. The work focuses on the filmmakers' treatment of the history and the skill with which each balances fact with the necessity of entertainment. Period photographs are also included"--Provided by publisher.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Blake, Michael F. (Michael Francis), 1957-
Hollywood and the O.K. Corral.
Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland & Co., ©2007
(OCoLC)607884530
Named Person: Morgan Earp; Wyatt Earp; John Henry Holliday; Morgan Earp; Wyatt Earp; John Henry Holliday; John Henry Holliday; Wyatt Earp
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Michael F Blake
ISBN: 0786426322 9780786426324
OCLC Number: 71369344
Description: ix, 255 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Contents: October 26, 1881 --
Hollywood discovers Wyatt Earp --
Frontier Marshall (1939) --
Tombstone: the town too tough to die (1942) --
My darling Clementine (1946) --
Gunfight at the O.K. Corral (1957) --
Hour of the gun (1967) --
Doc (1971) --
Tombstone (1993) --
Wyatt Earp (1994).
Responsibility: Michael F. Blake.
More information:

Abstract:

Examines eight movie renderings of the legendary gunfight. Produced from 1939 to 1994, these movies each use Wyatt Earp and other real-life characters as their sources. This work focuses on the  Read more...

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

All user tags (12)

View most popular tags as: tag list | tag cloud

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/71369344> # Hollywood and the O.K. Corral : portrayals of the gunfight and Wyatt Earp
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
   library:oclcnum "71369344" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/58309111#Place/jefferson_n_c> ; # Jefferson, N.C.
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/ncu> ;
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/791.436278/e22/> ;
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008113452> ; # Western films--United States--History and criticism
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1174006> ; # Western films
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/58309111#Person/earp_morgan_1851_1882> ; # Morgan Earp
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/58309111#Person/earp_wyatt_1848_1929> ; # Wyatt Earp
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1027285> ; # Motion pictures
   schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/57415640> ; # Wyatt Earp
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/58309111#Person/holliday_john_henry_1851_1887> ; # John Henry Holliday
   schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/53009290> ; # Morgan Earp
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/58309111#Place/usa> ; # USA.
   schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/72201610> ; # John Henry Holliday
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> ; # United States.
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:copyrightYear "2007" ;
   schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/21345744> ; # Michael Francis Blake
   schema:datePublished "2007" ;
   schema:description "October 26, 1881 -- Hollywood discovers Wyatt Earp -- Frontier Marshall (1939) -- Tombstone: the town too tough to die (1942) -- My darling Clementine (1946) -- Gunfight at the O.K. Corral (1957) -- Hour of the gun (1967) -- Doc (1971) -- Tombstone (1993) -- Wyatt Earp (1994)."@en ;
   schema:description ""This volume examines eight movies of the legendary gunfight, produced from 1939 to 1994, and each use Wyatt Earp and other real-life characters as their sources. The work focuses on the filmmakers' treatment of the history and the skill with which each balances fact with the necessity of entertainment. Period photographs are also included"--Provided by publisher."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/58309111> ;
   schema:genre "Criticism, interpretation, etc."@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/607884530> ;
   schema:name "Hollywood and the O.K. Corral : portrayals of the gunfight and Wyatt Earp"@en ;
   schema:productID "71369344" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/71369344#PublicationEvent/jefferson_n_c_mcfarland_&_co_2007> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/58309111#Agent/mcfarland_&_co> ; # McFarland & Co.
   schema:url <http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip071/2006030940.html> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780786426324> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/71369344> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/58309111#Agent/mcfarland_&_co> # McFarland & Co.
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "McFarland & Co." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/58309111#Person/earp_morgan_1851_1882> # Morgan Earp
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1851" ;
   schema:deathDate "1882" ;
   schema:familyName "Earp" ;
   schema:givenName "Morgan" ;
   schema:name "Morgan Earp" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/58309111#Person/earp_wyatt_1848_1929> # Wyatt Earp
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1848" ;
   schema:deathDate "1929" ;
   schema:familyName "Earp" ;
   schema:givenName "Wyatt" ;
   schema:name "Wyatt Earp" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/58309111#Person/holliday_john_henry_1851_1887> # John Henry Holliday
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1851" ;
   schema:deathDate "1887" ;
   schema:familyName "Holliday" ;
   schema:givenName "John Henry" ;
   schema:name "John Henry Holliday" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/58309111#Place/jefferson_n_c> # Jefferson, N.C.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Jefferson, N.C." ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008113452> # Western films--United States--History and criticism
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Western films--United States--History and criticism"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1027285> # Motion pictures
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Motion pictures"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1174006> # Western films
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Western films"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> # United States.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "United States." ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/21345744> # Michael Francis Blake
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1957" ;
   schema:familyName "Blake" ;
   schema:givenName "Michael Francis" ;
   schema:givenName "Michael F." ;
   schema:name "Michael Francis Blake" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/53009290> # Morgan Earp
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1851" ;
   schema:deathDate "1882" ;
   schema:familyName "Earp" ;
   schema:givenName "Morgan" ;
   schema:name "Morgan Earp" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/57415640> # Wyatt Earp
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1848" ;
   schema:deathDate "1929" ;
   schema:familyName "Earp" ;
   schema:givenName "Wyatt" ;
   schema:name "Wyatt Earp" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/72201610> # John Henry Holliday
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1851" ;
   schema:deathDate "1887" ;
   schema:familyName "Holliday" ;
   schema:givenName "John Henry" ;
   schema:name "John Henry Holliday" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780786426324>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0786426322" ;
   schema:isbn "9780786426324" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/607884530>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
   rdfs:label "Hollywood and the O.K. Corral." ;
   schema:description "Online version:" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/71369344> ; # Hollywood and the O.K. Corral : portrayals of the gunfight and Wyatt Earp
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.