Wednesday, February 10, 2010

The Alamo

5 comments:

  1. Seepy Benton7:30 AM

    An old, departed friend of mine, Bud Breen, was one of the local extras in "The Alamo.". In one scene, he's a Texas soldier shooting, and then it immediately cuts to another scene showing him as the Mexican soldier getting shot!

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  2. So you and the Duke were practically best pals, too, I'll bet.

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  3. "The Alamo" was the first movie that I saw in a Drive-in theater. I was 5 years old and my father, my uncle, my brother and a cousin were in the car. I remember being seated in the back between my brother and cousin. I fell asleep very early in the film. But later having seen it many times on TV, I've always enjoyed it. After all...He is the "Duke."

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  4. Seepy Benton7:12 PM

    I actually did meet both the Duke and Jim Hutton once a long time ago when I was in the 9th grade. They were filming part of the movie "The Hellfighters" in Baytown, TX, and I knew all the trails that led through the woods and onto the movie set. I was disappointed, though. My real goal was to get to know Katharine Ross a little better!

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  5. She celebrated her 70th birthday last week.

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