December 17, 1994 |
The setting is a vintage Hollywood Western: a rugged cowboy in a cobweb-covered saloon. But a closer examination reveals some differences. The actors are German, doing a commercial for a cocktail mix. It's not just movie and television Westerns that are being filmed these days at Arizona's Old West towns. German, Italian and even Japanese models, actors and film crews are flocking to the state to make commercials and do still photo shoots.