Gunfight at the O.K. Corral (30-May-1957)
Director: John Sturges
Writer: Leon Uris
Music: Dimitri Tiomkin
Producer: Hal B. Wallis
Wyatt Earp and his brothers join with outlaw Doc Holliday to fight the rival Clanton family at the O.K. Corral, in revenge for the death of James Earp. Glossy Technicolor production showcasing Burt Lancaster and Kirk Douglas, only loosely based on the events at Tombstone in 1881. Received Oscar nominations for Best Editing and Best Sound Recording. John Sturges later directed a film based on the same gunfight, Hour of the Gun (1967).
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