Mackintosh & T.J. was filmed in 1975 in the "BiG" Ranch Country of West Texas on the 6666's Ranch. The lead role was written for Roy Rogers and Roy put his heart and soul into the part. Waylon Jennings and Willie Nelson created the soundtrack for RCA Records and many of Nashville's top musical artists played on each segment of the soundtrack. The soundtrack album debuted in the #6 spot on BILLBOARD'S HOT COUNTRY LPS in 1976 and stayed on the charts for 16 weeks. Movie goers packed theaters all across America in some of the same theaters Roy Rogers fans went to see their hero on the big screen decades before. Sony/ Columbia Pictures Television has Distributed Mackintosh & T.J. worldwide and our film has been well received in every Nation for over 32 years..
A couple of actors to make note of: Joan Hackett, 1981 Academy Award Nominee for "Only when I laugh" she plays a ranch hands' wife attracted to Mackintosh's refined and respectful behavior, also Andrew Robinson who played the psychopath in Clint Eastwoods "Dirty Harry" plays a pivotal role.
(ABOVE) THE STAR & THE PRODUCER SHARE A GOOD STORY FROM ROY'S LIFE ON THE RIVERBOAT...Roy insisted in doing all his own stunts no small feat for a man of 65 years...As part of this Special DVD Release you will see the "behind the scenes Documentary,"
"KING OF THE COWBOYS" ... THIS 12 MINUTE COMPLETE FILM WAS A BIG FAVORITE OF ROYs...