Top 8 Tombstone Movie Facts

Following is our collection of Tombstone facts. Handpicked and verified, these little-known details can be obscure enough most people will miss. These behind the scene easter eggs and hidden messages will give you another view of Tombstone film message.

From the movie Tombstone(1993), this gravemarker always gets a laugh from me.

During the "you're probably seeing double" drunk scene, Doc responds by pulling a second revolver, stating that he "has two guns, one for each of you". He then spins the pistols on his fingers in opposite directions showing he is still coordinated and therefore deadly.

Tombstone Trivia

These trivia from Reddit and other sources can be used as questions with answers in quizzes or games.

  1. Did you know that the only piano I play is about 1 minute of Chopin's Nocturne #19 in E minor Opus 72, No. 1, that I learned just for Tombstone?

  2. Just before the ride of Wyatt Earp and his immortals, Virgil and family leave on the Crazy Train, and soon Hell follows with him...

Tombstone Easter Eggs

Hidden objects, characters, easter eggs, and their meanings are wonderful ways to discover the filmmaker's perspectives of any given movie.

  • This must have been posted before, but in Tombstone (1993) when Wyatt Earp, played by Kurt Russell, arrives in Tombstone for the first time, he arrives on the crazy train.

Tombstone Hidden Details

1 - - Doc Holliday's partner in crime, Big Nose Kate, swiftly grabs everyone's money from the poker table while a collapsed Doc is carried out of the bar
- Doc Holliday's partner in crime, Big Nose Kate, swiftly grabs everyone's money from the poker table while a collapsed Doc is carried out of the bar

Doc Holliday holsters his gun - giving Johnny Ringo a chance to retaliate. Ringo cannot raise his shooting arm because of where he was shot.

Tombstone poster
Tombstone poster

Tombstone Plot

A successful lawman's plans to retire anonymously in Tombstone, Arizona are disrupted by the kind of outlaws he was famous for eliminating.

Cast and Details

Here are the full cast and crew of Tombstone. The goofs, crazy credits, and trivia they have performed may have not taken your attention. Some are hidden for a reason, while others randomly forgotten.

Genre Action, Biography, Drama, History, Western
Director George P. Cosmatos
Stars Kurt Russell, Val Kilmer, Sam Elliott, Bill Paxton
IMDB score 7.8