It absolutely was a hollywood movie. I did mention that very thing in the first paragraph of my "The Blob" page.
Desert sunsets are breathtaking, and when you have some clouds, you better have a camera in your hand.
Thanks for the visit, Larry,
"Got tight last night on absinthe and did knife tricks. Great success shooting the knife into the piano. The woodworms are so bad and eat hell out of all furniture that you can always claim the woodworms did it."