Friend and commenter Bruce was wondering where the Marlon Brando movie The Wild One was filmed, and, according to our buddy the internet, it was filmed on the backlot of Columbia Studios at its San Fernando Valley ranch. This topic came up in some comment back-and-forth in a recent post as a result of my moon photo, pretty trees, etc.
Friend and commenter Mike_W said the moon picture "reminds me of a painting I loved as a kid, showing a deer stag with its antlers silhouetted against a full moon." Interestingly enough, the setting reminded me of something similar. For my sixth birthday, my mother gave me a book about prehistoric animals which had beautiful color plates based on the paintings of the great Zdenek Burian (I still have the book; had it bound in leather). Here's the plate that came instantly to mind when I was looking at the moon the other night (it's an Irish Elk, now sadly extinct, being chased by dire wolves - also extinct):