The film is loosely based on events in Tombstone, Arizona, including the Gunfight at the O.K. Corral and the Earp Vendetta Ride, during the 1880s. It depicts a number of Western outlaws and lawmen, such as Wyatt Earp, William Brocius, Johnny Ringo, and Doc Holliday.
Tombstone was released by Hollywood Pictures in theatrical wide release in the United States on December 25, 1993, grossing $56.5 million in domestic ticket sales. The film was a financial success, and for the Western genre, it ranks number 16 in the list of highest-grossing films since 1979. Critical reception was generally positive and the film has become a cult classic since its release. The Making of Tombstone, a book about the film, was published in 2018.
Sound Effects Used
- Hollywoodedge, Sword Or Bayonet Juic PE101701
- Hollywoodedge, Sword Or Bayonet Juic PE101901
- Sound Ideas, EXTERIOR SHOTS - SHOTGUN 12 GAUGE MOSSBERG SHOTGUN
- Sound Ideas, GUN, RIFLE - SEVERAL SHOTS, WITH RICOCHET