Can't do much on the blog until I get back home and have access to my graphics programs and download the photos.

Over at the Chamber of Commerce (downtown) tourist Information, Ron was telling me about a chap who is trying get a Western Movie museum set up here. Over 70 Western movies have been shot in and around Sedona area over the years - so that's quite a heritage.

Here is a list of some of them:

Great Love Review - Western Movies in Sedona

By admin • May 30, 2009

by Liz H. Kelly

http://greatlifegreatlove.com/great-love-reviews/great-love-review-western-movies-in-sedona/

Westerns Filmed in Sedona’s Red Rocks

1931 - Riders of the Purple Sage - George O’Brien
1932 - Robber’s Roost - George O’Brien, Maureen O”Sullivan
1937 - Texas Trail - William Boyd, George Hayes
1941 - Billy the Kid - Robert Taylor, Brian Donlevy
1946 - Angel and the Badman - John Wayne, Gail Russell
1946 - California - Ray Milland, Barbara Stanwyck
1947 - Desert Fury - Lizbeth Scott, John Hodiak, Burt Lancaster
1947 - Cheyenne - Dennis Morgan, Jane Wyman
1947 - Last of the Duanes - George Montgomery, Lynn Roberts
1947 - Gunfighters - Randolph Scott, Barbara Britton
1948 - Albuquerque - Randolph Scott, Barbara Britton
1948 - The Fabulous Texan - William Elliott, Catherine McLeod
1948 - Corner Creek - Randolph Scott, Marguerite Chapman
1948 - Station West - Dick Powell, Jane Greer
1948 - Blood on the Moon - Robert Mitchum, Barbara Bel Gaddes
1949 - Tall in the Saddle - John Wayne, Ella Raines
1950 - Comanche Territory - McDonald Carey, Maureen O’Hara
1950 - Copper Canyon - Ray Milland, Hedy Lamarr
1950 - Eagle and the Hawk - John Payne, Rhonda Fleming
1950 - Broken Arrow - James Stewart, Debra Paget
1951 - The Red Head and the Cowboy - Glenn Ford, Rhonda Fleming
1951 - Indian Uprising - George Montgomery, Audrey Long
1952 - Half Breed - Robert Young, Janis Carter
1952 - Pony Soldier - Tyrone Power, Thomas Gomez, Penny Edwards
1952 - Flaming Feather - Sterling Hayden, Barbara Rush
1953 - Gun Fury - Rock Hudson, Donna Reed
1953 - Johnny Guitar - Sterling Hayden, Joan Crawford
1954 - Apache - Burt Lancaster, Jean Peters
1954 - The Outlaw’s Daughter - Bill Williams, Kelly Ryan, Jim Davis (star of Dallas)
1954 - The Strawberry Roan - Gene Autry, Gloria Henry
1954 - Drum Beat - Alan Ladd, Audrey Dalton
1955 - Stranger on Horseback - Joel McCrea, Miroslava and John McIntyre
1955 - Johnny’s Guitar
1956 - The Last Wagon - Richard Widmark, Felicia Farr
1957 - 3:10 to Yuma - Glenn Ford, Felicia Farr
1959 - Yellowstone Kelly - Clint Walker, Andrea Martin
1961 - The Legend of Lobo
1965 - The Rounders - Glenn Ford, Sue Ann Langdon and Hope Holiday
1967 - Stay Away Joe - Elvis Presley, Katy Jurado
1967 - Yellowstone Kelly
1972 - The Legend of the Boy and the Eagle
1972 - Fire Creek - Henry Fonda, James Stewart
1973 - The Wild Rovers - William Holden, Ryan O’Neal
1985 - The Quick and The Dead

Any Western Movie fan will recognize a few of those. So they've had some big names here over the years: John Wayne, Richard Widmark, Elvis ... and many others.

The chap who is trying to get the museum going is McNeil, who has a book out called Arizona's Little Hollywood: Sedona and Northern Arizona's Forgotten Film History 1923-1973

http://www.amazon.com/Arizonas-Little-Hollywood-Forgotten-1923-1973/dp/0615323219

Looks like an interesting and informative read.

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