The Intense Rivalries of “The Magnificent Seven”

Steve McQueen just never stopped trying to steal Yul Brynner’s scenes

Poster for the original film. Source: wikipedia
Steve McQueen as Josh Randall from an episode of the television program “Wanted: Dead or Alive” dated, 1959.
McQueen’s mug shot booking photographs for a DWI in Alaska in 1972, age 42.
When Yul Brynner became famous in “The King and I,” rumors circulated that he was a Mongolian prince.

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