My Favorite Westerns

A Celebration of Western Movies … Pardner!

Westerns Shot at the Yuma Territorial Prison

Life in a Western Penitentiary (1914 Documentary)
– No poster or images available

The Honor System (1917)

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Notable as one of several Westerns by great Western Director Raoul Walsh


Brothers Divided (1919) – No poster or images available

The Three Musketeers (1933); starring Jack Mulhall, Raymond Hatton,
Ralph Bushman, and John Wayne; by Mascot Pictures

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Notable as one of John Wayne’s early films


Red River Valley (1936), starring Gene Autry, by Republic Pictures

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The Badlanders (1958), starring Alan Ladd, Ernest Borgnine,
by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer

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Ernest Borgnine and Alan Ladd


Riot (1969), starring Jim Brown and Gene Hackman

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Gene Hackman and Jim Brown


Ambush at Dark Canyon (2014)

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Coming up:
Yuma Penn: The Legend of
Bandit Queen Pearl Hart

2 thoughts on “Yuma Prison: Part 3: Westerns Shot at the Yuma Penn

  1. Teepee12 says:

    The Three Musketeers? Really? I’d never have guessed.

    1. jcalberta says:

      In title only it seems.- looks more like the Foreign Legion to me.

      Let’s call it artistic liberties.


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