'Doc'
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Most westerns wrap their stories, legends really, with a light clothing of history and period. Any history found in them is usually a mix of legend and fantasy. By way of contrast, in this film, an attempt is made to accurately portray the lives and persons of Doc Holliday, Wyatt Earp, and the now-legendary events that took place in the town of Tombstone. Those looking for fast-paced action will be disappointed in this film, as it deals more in psychological character studies than action. Sheriff Wyatt Earp (Harris Yulin) is shown to be a fairly ordinary politician, and the romance of Doc… More

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Rotten Tomatoes Score: 50%

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"Doc misfires. Too bad. this picture is loaded with talent and potential."
‑ Howard Thompson, New York Times
"A strange and enjoyable little take on an oft-told tale."
‑ Scott Weinberg, eFilmCritic.com
"The movie really does give you a sense of inhabiting the West."
‑ Roger Ebert, Chicago Sun-Times
"Director Perry is only moderately capable of handling the talents in a film which is either meditative or boring, depending on how it is viewed."
‑ , TV Guide's Movie Guide
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