Wednesday, April 22, 2015

Days That Shook the World: OK Corral (TV)

Days That Shook the World: Gunfight at the OK Corral - U.K. title

A 2006 British television production [Lyon TV, All 3 Media, BBC (London)]
Producer: Neil McDonald, Sophia Roberts
Director: Anna Thompson
Teleplay: Anna Thompson
Photography: Brian McDairmant [color]
Music: Andy Bush (Andrew Bush), Dave Gale (David Gale)
Running time: 30 minutes

Wyatt Earp - Brian Urspringer
Doc Holliday - Brendan Guy Murphy
Ike Clanton - Dan Gunther (Daniel Gunther)
Billy Claiborne - Paul Adkins
G.F. Spangenburg - Hank Hustus (Henry Hustus II)
Judge Spicer - Thomas G. Potter
Martha King - Karen Hustus (Karen Schmalek)
Soiled dove - Sandy Cooper
Townsmen - Tombstone Regulators

Days That Shook the World was a British documentary television series that premiered on BBC Two on September 17, 2003. The program featured various milestones throughout history. It has been broadcast on the BBC, Discovery Channel U.K., The History Channel and Viasat History over the years in reruns.

Season 3 episode 2: The O.K. Corral
Inaccurate documentary on the famous gunfight in Tombstone, Arizona on October 26, 1881. It seems by the third season the researchers became lazy and did not do their research or present an accurate account on certain subjects including this episode on the O.K. Corral gunfight. Watch the clip from the link below filmed in Mescal, Arizona and see misquotes and a blatant lie that Wyatt’s gun misfired and that’s why Ike Clanton was not shot.


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