December 15, 2019 admin1963

A shackled Temujin (John Wayne) stars in the Howard Hughes-produced Mongol epic “The Conqueror,” co-starring Susan Hayward and Pedro Armendáriz. Snow Canyon, along with other locations near St. George, Utah, provided the scenic, but deadly backdrop for the film, which began production just after the infamous “Dirty Harry” above ground nuclear test was detonated in 1953.