HOLLYWOOD HISTORY IN NATIONAL PARKS
Big Blend Radio Podcast by Steve Schneickert
When people think of national parks, movies are not usually the first thing that comes to mind. National Parks not only provide a home for wildlife, they also provide gorgeous locations for Hollywood to use when shooting its movies. Steve Schneickert recalls five movie classics shot on National Park Service land including: 1940’s ‘The Grapes of Wrath’, 1959’s ‘North by Northwest’, 1960’s ‘Spartacus’, 1969’s ‘Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid’, and 1987’s ‘The Quick and the Dead’.