1956 American Western film directed by John Ford, based on the 1954 novel by Alan Le May. Also starred Natalie Wood.
Holds the record for the actor with the most leading parts - 142. In all but 11 films he played the leading part. Posthumously awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the nation's highest civilian award, by President Jimmy Carter in 1980.
Actor, US. He was named Marion Robert Morrison at birth, but this was changed to Marion Michael Morrison when his parents decided to name their next son Robert.
Serial Killer. Confessed to murdering 33 boys and young men aged 9- 20. Buried 28 of his victims under the crawl space of his house. Death by lethal injection
1907-1979. The greatest Western films actor
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Director: William A. Seiter. Also starred Brian Donlevy, Wilfrid Lawson & John F. Hamilton. Plot: In British colonial America, Captain Swanson's (Sanders) adherence to the rules results in Trader Callendar's (Donlevy) selling to the Indians under cover of a government permit.
"When the legend becomes fact, print the legend."
Actor, d. 1979; Corona del Mar, California
Cowboy star actor (1907-1979)
Director: Howard Hawks. Also starred Angie Dickinson, Pedro Gonzalez Gonzalez, Estelita Rodriguez and Walter Brennan.
Director: Henry Hathaway. Also starred Fabian, Capucine & Mickey Shaughnessy. Comedy/western. Sam (JW) and George (SG) strike gold in Alaska. George sends Sam to Seattle to bring George's fiance back to Alaska...
Director: Howard Hawks. Also starred Walter Brennan, Colleen Gray & Harry Carey. Plot: Dunson (Wayne) is driving his cattle to Red River when his adopted son, Matthew (Clift), turns against him.
Director: Harry L. Fraser. Also starred Jack Rockwell, Yakima Canutt & Harry L. Fraser. Plot: Chris Morrell (Wayne), the guardian of half-Indian girl Nina (Rickert), is helping her find her missing white father. so she can cash in on her late mother's oil lease...
Director John Ford. The movie that took John Wayne out of "B" movies and launched him to film stardom as The Ringo Kid.
Director: John Ford. Also starred Ben Johnson, Harry Carey Jr. & Victor McLaglen. Plot: Captain Nathan Brittles (Wayne), on the eve of retirement, takes out a last patrol to stop an impending massive Indian attack...
Director: John Ford. Also starred Lee Marvin, Edmond O'Brien & Andy Devine. Plot: A senator, who became famous for killing a notorious outlaw, returns for the funeral of an old friend and tells the truth about his deed.
A sheriff trying to prevent a jail-break. His only help: two downtrodden deputies and a drunk.
IMDB:8.1/10. Director: John Ford. 1 Oscar nomination and National Film Preservation Board Award.