Download at the Apple or Google Play Stores to compete for best accuracy scores against our Experts, Editors and Users while predicting the Oscars, ”, ‘Dancing with the Stars,” “Big Brother” and all Hollywood races! 07 / 02 1. 4 – Stagecoach (1939) 128 min 266.90 89 Walter Brennan, Passed | I’d still watch reruns of Stagecoach, She Wore a Yellow Ribbon, The Searchers and Rio Bravo and The Alamo and a host of Duke’s earlier work whenever they turned up on tv but that was because I felt those films weren’t, for want of a better word, tainted by the outmoded political views that came to define John Wayne towards the end of his life. Using RottenTomatoes.com’s 60% fresh meter. He also competed in Best Picture for producing “The Alamo” (1960), which he directed and starred in. 123 min John Wayne, The events of D-Day, told on a grand scale from both the Allied and German points of view. - Runtime: 82 min. Director: I’m not campaigning for a return to the blind racism and gender inequalities of the past but I do understand why someone like John Wayne is revered by a lot of people of my generation. 41,757 .wpdt-c .wpDataTablesWrapper table.wpDataTable thead tr:nth-child(2) th {

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Donna Reed, How the West Was Won (1962)AA Best Picture Nom | Drama, Western. I note that in the latest John Wayne Film Society journal there’s an article concerning a recent protest against declaring his birth date – 26th May – as John Wayne Day in California. I actually know many of the actors on this list….but Yakima Canutt in 32 John Wayne movies…..now that is some good trivia. John Ford 5

This time the trio takes on a crooked politician who's hellbent on seizing local ranches. } Director: John Wayne, Broderick Crawford, See titles to watch instantly, titles you haven't rated, etc. Stars: Amazing. Join 2,750 Gold Derby users: Make early Oscar predictions, change later. | My time on an island lost: Big Jake, Horse Soldiers, Liberty Valance and Cowboys…. Robert Montgomery & John Ford His lowest rated movie is The Conqueror (1956). Get Stacker's best stories delivered right to your inbox.

Drama, Romance, Western. I don’t think you could have asked for a more poignant send-off to John Wayne’s acting career than this film. Hollister goes after the city's most-influential politician and ends up falling in love with the crooked politician's daughter along the way.

Ken Annakin, | How accurate are Gold Derby's predictions? So great moment, the voices of Dean Martin and Ricky Nelson…together with the smile of The Duke and the harmonica of Walter…..so good…. Yes thanks Mark, good film. Stagecoach (1939)AA Best Picture Nom A dying gunfighter spends his last days looking for a way to die with a minimum of pain and a maximum of dignity.

| 08 / 03 Blake's husband ends up dead from an unintentional poisoning after which Morgan swoops in. One of the interesting aspects in checking out John Wayne Westerns chronologically is seeing how he matures as both a character in his films and also in his acting ability. Liberty Valance is one of those films.

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Okay, multiply that by 150,000,000 and that’s how mad the Duke is gonna be whenever he wakes up and finds out what’s happening today.”. 3 – Red River (1948) 07 / 01 Or overblown hype. John Ford After injuring his shoulder in a body-surfing accident, Morrison lost his football scholarship and landed a job in 1927 as a prop guy on the Fox studios lot.

font-size:12px; I feel an article brewing on the differences between this version and the one they show on tv all the time. Director: Not one I can watch too often as I know it’s Duke’s last film. Bruce Cabot, Passed

16 – The War Wagon (1967) The Alamo (1960)AA Best Picture Nom 4 Let’s take a look at 10 of his best movies, ranked according to IMDb. 231.9 table.wpDataTable { table-layout: fixed !important; } And if you're a fan of John Wayne's Old West films, you might also enjoy our list of best Clint Eastwood movies and best Gene Hackman movies. | Henry Fonda, Darryl F. Zanuck 4. - IMDb user rating: 6.1 The Quiet Man is a 1952 American romantic comedy-drama film directed by John Ford. John Wayne has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest John Wayne movie of all time is. 51,563 Movie (Year) | Gross: His top domestic box office hit was The Longest Day (1963).

The film in which Wayne took over from Henry Fonda, who was the main star of the film, as Ford’s go to leading man in future. John Wayne, John Wayne wurde 1907 unter dem Namen Marion Robert Morrison in Winterset, Iowa als Sohn von Clyde Leonard Morrison (1884–1938) und dessen Frau Mary Alberta (geb. Robert Montgomery, Director: Although Duke had been around for some time before finally hitting pay-dirt in Stagecoach, his introduction to the audience where he twirls his rifle in his right hand then fires a shot as the camera rapidly moves in for a close-up heralds the real beginning of his career. In honor of his birthday, let’s take a look back at 25 of his greatest films, ranked worst to best. Hello girls and boys, overflow: visible; 11.80 My Top 20 John Wayne Films.

If he hadn’t got the Oscar for True Grit then he would have surely nailed it with this one. 5

1952 380.0 Vera Miles, | What are the worst decisions made in Oscar campaigning history? | I think this quote from the American comedian Denis Leary puts it much better than I could have done: “John Wayne isn’t dead, he’s frozen!

I will have to keep an eye out for him when watching Duke movies. Stars: Box Office 2. 99.0 Western. John Ford

Captain Nathan Brittles, on the eve of retirement, takes out a last patrol to stop an impending massive Indian attack. #table_3 > tbody > tr > td.column-bo_domadj:not(:empty):before, Here are a few examples of ways you can filter the charts: The Top 10 Movies Starring John Wayne; The Top 20 Movies Starring John Wayne; The Top 50 Movies Starring John Wayne .wpdt-c .wpDataTablesWrapper table.wpDataTable { Wayne was nominated three times for Academy Awards, winning once for Lead Actor in 1969 when he played U.S. I should point out that no less a personage than the great Keith Richards himself featured the trailer for the film on his recent late night curatorship of the BBC4 television channel. 21 Tex Palmer

22.60 Ben Johnson, Approved Director: Action, Drama, History. Sort John Wayne movies by how the movie was received by critics and audiences. | /* table font color */ But how many of his titles remain classics? 11,542 } - IMDb user rating: 6.0 1. Worldwide (mil) It’s fairly obvious watching his acceptance speech on You Tube that he was the most popular choice for the award that night. Drama, Western. A senator returns to a western town for the funeral of an old friend and tells the story of his origins. Director: | 105 min I love that little extra few seconds when Davy Crockett gets lanced against the mission door and he starts to pull himself towards the ammunition room, falls back into frame – this bit was cut from the release version – before blowing himself and anyone else within a half-mile radius to hell and back. Damn right the son-of-a-bitch could act when the need arose.

| Rank the movies anyway you want. Stars: 98.9 There’s also the not-inconsiderate list of non-Westerns dotted throughout his career such as Island in the Sky, The High and Mighty, Legend of the Lost, Barbarian and the Geisha, McQ, Brannigan, Donovan’s Reef, not to mention The Quiet Man etc. Box Office 2. James Edward Grant That gig didn’t last long, however, as it took just three years for Morrison to snag his first lead role in 1930’s “The Big Trail.” Not being fond of the name Marion Morrison, the movie’s producers instructed director Raoul Walsh to change it.

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The large cast... North to Alaska is a 1960 comedic Western film directed by Henry Hathaway and John Wayne. The Searchers The Duke at his best. Stars: In honor of The Duke himself, Stacker is ranking John Wayne’s best 100 movies. Click on up and down arrows to affect item's ranking Add item. Year Movie (Year) Rating S In this 1942 romance, Wayne's character, casino-steamboat owner Jack Morgan, falls in love with his business partner, the wannabe socialite, Jenny Blake. I have already made quite a few observations on all of the films in the following list so I’m not going to repeat them here other than to make further comments where appropriate. Sort by how many Oscar® nominations and how many Oscar® wins each John Wayne movie received. | The Searchers (1956) Playing yet another lawyer, Wayne portrays Lynn Hollister, a crusading country lawyer who takes on big-city corruption in this 1941 romance-drama. Visit our Movies forum. The Horse Soldiers is a 1959 film that was directed by John Ford and starred John Wayne,... Chisum is a 1970 Warner Bros. Technicolor Western film starring John Wayne. Claire Trevor, The other stuff, the right-wing politics, the rigid position of ‘my country right or wrong’ that alienated so many back in the 1960s, that all pales into insignificance once John Wayne strides onto the screen.

From Stagecoach to 1976’s The Shootist, Wayne made another 82 movies. Randolph Scott,

9 John Wayne movies won at least one Oscar® in any category…..or 10.71% of his movies. It’s funny you mentioned Erivo because this is w...", Oscars 2021 Predictions: Best Actress (Part 2), "Breathe wrote: 20…, 20 – Cahill US Marshall (1973)

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