Directed by: John Wayne
Starring: Frankie Avalon, Laurence Harvey, Richard Widmark
Genres: Action, Adventure, Drama, History, War, Western
New this week Question: What did Crockett say his men should change their seedlings for?
Question: In the John Wayne film, Frankie Avalon is riding into Sam Houston's camp and is stopped by two sentries. The one questioning him appears to bear a striking resemblance to Robert Mitchum. Is this him?
Chosen answer: No, that's not him. Robert Mitchum has no part in this movie.
Separate from membership, this is to get updates about mistakes in recent releases. Addresses are not passed on to any third party, and are used solely for direct communication from this site. You can unsubscribe at any time.
Smitty: So many times every day you stop and give thanks, but mostly I don't catch on what you're thanking the Lord for. I mean, there's nothing special.Parson: I give thanks for the time and for the place.Smitty: The time and the place, Parson?Parson: The time to live and the place to die. That's all any man gets. No more, no less.
When John Wayne is running about near the chapel with a torch, inside the chapel, you can see a lot of Mexican soldiers just standing there not doing anything.
In 2010, on the 50th anniversary of the release of the film a reunion was held at The Alamo Village. Of the main actors only 6 of them were still alive. 69 year old Frankie Avalon was there and five defectors were there with Mrs John Wayne. Richard Widmark (Jim Bowie) had died in 2008.