Category Archives: John Wayne

May 20, 2017

Complete Classic Movie: Brannigan (1975)

Stars: John Wayne, Richard Attenborough, Judy Geeson. Chicago police lieutenant Jim Brannigan is sent to the UK to escort organized crime boss Ben Larkin back to the USA but Larkin’s hit-men prepare an ambush for Brannigan.

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May 10, 2017

Complete Classic Movie: Angel and the Badman (1947)

Stars: John Wayne, Gail Russell, Harry Carey. Quirt Evens an all round bad guy is nursed back to health and sought after by Penelope Worth a quaker girl. He eventually finds himself having to choose between his world and the world Penelope lives in.

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May 3, 2017

Movie One Sheets: California Straight Ahead!

California Straight Ahead! is a 1937 American Western action film about truck drivers starring John Wayne and directed by Arthur Lubin. The action movie features a memorable cross-country race between trucks and trains.

April 30, 2017

Complete Classic Movie: Big Jim McLain (1952)

Stars: John Wayne, Nancy Olson, James Arness. In the post-war Hawaii, House Un-American Activities Committee investigators Jim McLain and Mal Baxter hunt down communists.

April 26, 2017

Complete Classic Movie: Hellfighters (1968)

Stars: John Wayne, Katharine Ross, Jim Hutton. The story of macho oil well firefighters and their wives.

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April 23, 2017

Complete Classic Movie: They Were Expendable (1945)

Stars: Robert Montgomery, John Wayne, Donna Reed. A dramatized account of the role of the American PT Boats in the defense of the Philippines in World War II.

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March 24, 2017

Complete Classic Movie: Without Reservations (1946)

Stars: Claudette Colbert, John Wayne, Don DeFore. Kit Madden is traveling to Hollywood, where her best-selling novel is to be filmed. Aboard the train, she encounters Marines Rusty and Dink, who don’t know she is the author of the famous book, and who don’t think much of the ideas it proposes. She and Rusty are greatly attracted, but she doesn’t know how to deal with his disdain for the book’s author.

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March 2, 2017

Complete Classic Movie: Back to Bataan (1945)

Stars: John Wayne, Anthony Quinn, Beulah Bondi. In 1942, after the fall of the Philippines to the Japanese, U.S. Army Col. Joseph Madden stays behind to organize the local resistance against the Japanese invaders.


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February 28, 2017

Complete Classic Movie: McQ (1974)

Stars: John Wayne, Eddie Albert, Diana Muldaur. Seattle cop Lon McQ investigates the murder of his best friend and the corruption within the police department.

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December 25, 2016

John Wayne ~ The Jules Verne Festival’s Tribute