Ben Johnson film archive, 1908-1994 bulk 1992-1994.


Ben Johnson film archive, 1908-1994 bulk 1992-1994.

Filmed interviews and photographs collected by filmmaker Tom Thurman for the preparation of the documentary Ben Johnson, Third Cowboy on the Right. Includes material on the Johnson family, the Chapman-Barnard Ranch, and interviews on Ben Johnson's film carreer with James Coburn, Peter Bogdanovich, Harry Carey, Jr., James Coburn, Charlton Heston, John Milius, Lawrence Tierney, Lee Purcell, Bo Hopkins, Sheila Benson, LQ Jones, Joe McBride, Timothy Bottoms, Polly Platt, Robert Golden Armstrong, Harry Dean Stanton.

8.0 linear feet (photos; betacam tapes, film)1 videocassette (83 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.

Related Entities

There are 19 Entities related to this resource.

Purcell, Lee, 1947- (person)

McBride, Joe (Musician) (person)

Hopkins, Bo, 1942-.... (person)

Johnson, Ben, 1896-1952. (person)

Stanton, Harry Dean, 1926-.... (person)

Johnson, Ben, 1918-1996 (person)

Rancher, rodeo performer, and actor. From the description of Scrapbooks, 1920-1984. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122652991 From the guide to the Ben Johnson scrapbooks, 1920-1984, (L. Tom Perry Special Collections) ...

Platt, Polly. (person)

Armstrong, Robert Golden (person)

Benson, Sheila (person)

Heston, Charlton -1994 (person)

Bottoms, Timothy, 1949- (person)

Coburn, James W., 1953- (person)

Thurman, Tom (person)

Milius, John (person)

Jones, L. Q. (person)

Bogdanovich, Peter, 1939-.... (person)

Film director, producer, actor, critic and author. Bogdanovich was a film critic for Esquire, The New York Times, and Cahiers du Cinema among others, and has written numerous books on American cinema, most notably The Cinema of Alfred Hitchcock, John Ford, and This is Orson Welles. Bogdanovich directed his first feature film Targets, starring Boris Karloff, in 1968. His breakthrough film, however, was The Last Picture Show (1971) based on the Larry McMurtry novel. Severa...

Carey, Harry, Jr., 1921-2012 (person)

American actor. From the description of Harry Carey papers, 1946-1980. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122553644 From the guide to the Harry Carey papers, 1946-1980, (L. Tom Perry Special Collections) ...

Tierney, Lawrence, 1919-2002 (person)

Chapman-Barnard Ranch. (corporateBody)