El Dorado

John Wayne and Robert Mitchum in El Dorado (1966).   Robert first worked with Howard Hawks on Hawks’ production of Corvette K225 (1943).  John Wayne first worked with Hawks on Red River (1948).

El Dorado

John Wayne and his son Ethan on the set of El Dorado (1966).

El Dorado

foreign poster for El Dorado (1966).  The film premiered in Tokyo on Dec 17, 1966, but not until Jun 12, 1967 in the USA, where it premiered in Denver.

El Dorado

John Wayne is down in a publicity still for El Dorado (1966) with Arthur Hunnicut, Ed Asner and Robert Mitchum.

Red Line 7000

John Robert Crawford and Laura Devon in a publicity still for Red Line 7000 (1965)

Red Line 7000

Gail Hire and Skip Ward in a publicity still for Red Line 7000 (1965).  Skip was born in Cleveland and had 48 acting credits, from a 1958 tv episode to a 1984 episode of Walker Texas Ranger.  Most of Skip’s credits were on tv, but he was also in Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea, The Nutty Professor, The Night of the Iguana, Kitten with a Whip, Kiss Me Stupid, Is Paris Burning, Hombre, Easy Come Easy Go (w/Elvis), and Myra Breckinridge.

Red Line 7000

(1965)

Red Line 7000

James Caan as Mike in an original publicity still for Red Line 7000 (1965)

Red Line 7000

Marianna Hill in an unattractive publicity still for arguably Howard Hawks’ worst movie, Red Line 7000 (1965).  The other nominees are Today We Live (1933), A Song is Born (1948) and Land of the Pharaohs (1955).

Red Line 7000

Gail Hire, Charlene Holt and Norman Alden in a publicity still for Red Line 7000 (1965)

Red Line 7000

Norman Alden and James Caan in a publicity still for Red Line 7000 (1965).  I can’t figure out who’s wearing his crash helmet.

Red Line 7000

Norman Alden and Charlene Holt in an original publicity still for Red Line 7000 (1965).  They were both in Howard Hawks’ previoius film Man’s Favorite Sport (1964).  Norman was the fake Indian “John Screaming Eagle” and Charlene was Rock Hudson’s girlfriend.

Red Line 7000

action still for Red Line 700 (1965)

Red Line 7000

publicity still for Red Line 7000 (1965)

Land of the Pharaohs

Joan Collins as Nellifer in Land of the Pharaohs (1955), Howard Hawks’ only film in 70mm widescreen.