|They broke every rule, loved every woman, took every risk and solved the most shocking murder in the history of beverly hills. And it's all true. Give or take a lie or two.|
Editor's NoteIn Hollywood of the 1920s, Tom Mix (Bruce Willis), Hollywood's biggest cowboy star, has been hired to play Wyatt Earp. Earp (James Garner) has been hired as a technical expert. The two collide and inadvertently become a vivid backdrop for a shocking murder mystery. Academy Award Nominations: Best Costume Design.
Cast & Crew
|Blake Edwards - Director|
|Anthony B. Richmond - Director of Photography|
|Henry Mancini - Musical Score|
|Tony Adams - Producer|
|Trish Caroselli - Producer|
|Rodney Amateau - Story By|
|Blake Edwards - Writer|
Plot SummaryGunslinging lawman Wyatt Earp meets cowboy star Tom Mix on a film set in Hollywood, circa 1929. This film-within-a-film farce has the Mix playing the famous marshal in one of the first Western talkies with Earp on hand for technical advice. Meanwhile both men team up to solve a mystery involving the murder of a notorious madam.
|Patricia Norris, Nominee, Best Costume Design|