Some of hollywoods most beloved westerns were filmed here, including jimmy stewarts aptly named broken arrow 1950, 20th century fox. The film is based on these historical figures but fictionalizes their story in dramatized form. Tvguide has every full episode so you can stayuptodate and watch your favorite show broken arrow anytime, anywhere. Broken arrow is a 1996 american action thriller film directed by john woo, written by graham yost, and starring john travolta, christian slater, and samantha mathis. Making friends on the broken arrow trail, sedona, az. Westerns filmed at old tucson jun 9, 2018 jun 9, 2018.
This became the pilot for the broken arrow television series, starring lupton and michael ansara, which began on september 25, 1956 and ran through the 1958 season, with reruns lasting through the summer of 1960. Dec 30, 2012 this is broken arrow s field show titled surrender to hope. Tom jeffords tries to make peace between settlers and apaches in arizona territory. Indian scout tom jeffords james stewart is sent out to stem the war between the whites and apaches in the late 1870s. The broken arrow city council approved a resolution calling for a november 10 special election, to ask broken arrow voters to permanently renew a majority of the vision 2025 sales tax in tulsa county. Thats not exactly true, other films around that time started saying the same thing. A very underrated film, broken arrow deftly and handily tells a great story. For a decade, the white settlers and the apaches have been engaged in a bloody war with no peaceful end in sight. Broken arrow is a 1996 american actionthriller film directed by john woo, written by graham yost, and starring john travolta, christian slater, and samantha.
With john travolta, christian slater, samantha mathis, delroy lindo. Kennedy, michael malarkey as captain michael quinn, and aidan gillen as dr. Producers decided to set the sixpart drama, which was penned by. Broken lance is a 1954 american technicolor western film directed by edward dmytryk and produced by sol c. Filming locations 12 filming dates 1 filming locations. Tim balme conceived the series and is lead writer with philip dalkin, james griffin and greg mcgee. Broken arrow is a song by english recording artist pixie lott from the rerelease of her debut album, turn it up louder 2010.
The film was shot around sedona, arizona, which has been the location for countless hollywood movies because of the dramatic landscape. The 150person crew for broken arrow spent six weeks near lewistown, montana in the summer of 1995 to film the train sequences. Many wellknown western movies and tv series were filmed on or near the empire ranch. Broken bow is the twopart pilot episode of the science fiction television series enterprise later renamed star trek. It has no interest in showing how the systemic conditions of colonialism force native americans to violence in order to defend their way of life, to appear as savage as a condition of their very existence. Jul 24, 2010 the first of these to be filmed was broken arrow, although it was the second to be released. Broken arrow high school marching band 2012 surrender to. Broken arrow stars jimmy stewart as tom jeffords, a us army scout who befriends apache leader cochise, played by jeff chandler, who was. Driving on the broken arrow expressway in tulsa, ok.
The film stars spencer tracy, robert wagner, jean peters, richard widmark, and katy jurado. Exclusive sedona jeep tour broken arrow extreme offroad. Does this attraction provide visitors with a taste of the local culture. Producers decided to set the sixpart drama, which was penned by scouser jimmy mcgovern, in liverpool. Broken arrow trail sedona 2020 all you need to know. To the wonder director terrence malick formerly of bartlesville decided to use his prior hometown as well as pawhuska and tulsa briefly as filming locations for to the wonder starring ben affleck.
Location shooting for the film was done during a sixweek period near the apache white river reservation and in the coconino national forest in arizona, as well. The brokenwood mysteries is a new zealand detective, drama television series that premiered on prime in 2014. Watch broken arrow episodes online season 1 tv guide. Movies filmed at the ranch empire ranch foundation. Southwest in a story that was first filmed by hollywood in 1950 with. Written by lott, ruthanne cunningham and toby gad, the track was released on 10 october 2010 as the lead single from the rerelease, reaching number 12 on the uk singles chart. Broken arrow was given much acclaim for being the first film to express the view that indians were something more than bloodthirsty savages. Where was the movie broken arrow filmed utah or arizona answers. Broken arrow 1996 was filmed mostly in utah, california and montana. For the traditional action buff, this will certainly be a good time, but to those, wanting some original aspect to their story, youll. Nevertheless broken arrow s message is an eternal one. Broken arrow is fun, but i wanted the film to really be more. Author elliott arnold was the story editor of the television series. Jeff chandler turns in an excellent performance as miscast cochise.
According to publicity for broken arrow, the film was shot in the locations where the story actually took place, and 375 apache indians appeared in the film. Broken arrow was an american proword during the vietnam war. Some of hollywoods westerns were filmed here, including jimmy stewarts aptly named broken arrow 1950. If a field radio operator told his superiors, broken arrow, it meant that us soldiers were being overrun and all available support. Indian agent tom jeffords makes friends with chief cochise, becoming a blood brother of the apache. The film s main themes include the theft of two american nuclear weapons, the attempts of u. Broken arrow is only concerned with redeeming natives as notsavage rather than exposing white savagery.
It shows woo capable of staging noisy fight scenes and spectacular explosions, but hes nowhere near the league of andy davis the fugitive and tony scott top gun when it comes to crafting smart action with. Broken arrow, directed by the hong kong cult favorite john woo, is his bigbudget hollywood debut, after his more modestly priced first u. Although not usually thought of as a western star, stewart made many westerns and they comprise a sizable piece of his filmography. With james stewart, jeff chandler, debra paget, basil ruysdael. The revenue would be used to hire more police officers and firefighters, as well as fix streets in broken arrow.
A panorama of towering rock spires and unique geological formations gives you a grand sense of scale. Where was the movie broken arrow filmed utah or arizona. The programme is set in the fictitious new zealand town of brokenwood and was filmed in the greater auckland region. These movies were all filmed at least in part at old tucson. Some of hollywoods most beloved westerns were filmed here, including jimmy stewarts broken arrow 1950, 20th century fox. Mar 19, 2016 back in november, we shared with you the lip dub video to end all lip dub videos courtesy of broken arrow high in oklahoma. Shot in technicolor, it was directed by delmer daves and starred james stewart as tom jeffords and jeff chandler as cochise. The films main themes include the theft of two american nuclear weapons, the attempts of u.
Jul 01, 2014 driving on the broken arrow expressway in tulsa, ok. Broken arrow along with cbss brave eagle, starring keith larsen, were among the few early westerns to portray american indians positively, but michal ansara found the role of cochise to be unchallenging. Recorded on november 15, 2015 at ardmore music hall. It was nominated for three academy awards, and won a golden globe award for best film promoting international understanding. Broken arrow is a western series which ran on abctv in prime time from 1956 through. Filming locations 16 filming dates 1 filming locations. Broken arrow stock photos download 1,035 royalty free photos. Sedona scenic rim offroad jeep tour pink jeep tours. This was performed at bandfest at pasadena city college. Oscars best picture winners best picture winners golden globes emmys san diego comiccon new york comiccon sundance film festival toronto intl film festival awards central festival central all events. It originally aired as a doublelength episode and released as such, but was split into two segments for syndication.
Broken is set in a fictional town thats located in the north of england. Then its on to sedonas famous broken arrow trail, and only pink jeep tours can take you there. Air force pilots vic deakins john travolta and riley hale christian slater are sent on an overnight topsecret mission with two nuclear weapons aboard their. The broken arrow trail, per my guide book, was part of the area where the 1950 james stewart movie broken arrow was filmed. Download 1,035 broken arrow stock photos for free or amazingly low rates. Shot in technicolor, it was directed by delmer daves and starred james stewart as tom jeffords and jeff. Normally this is a heavy traffic trail but i didnt see anyone else for almost the full hike up to chicken point. With john lupton, michael ansara, steven ritch, steve conte. Meet the cast and learn more about the stars of of broken arrow with exclusive news, photos, videos and more at. The film that promoted international understanding. Watch broken arrow episodes online season 2 tv guide. Broken arrow 1950 aficatalog american film institute.1096 1327 1652 1515 264 774 157 754 1558 1231 442 33 834 150 75 220 685 1039 365 677 1307 1103 381 310 694 941 835 234 327