Category Archives: John Wayne

February 9, 2018

Meeting Wyatt Earp Leaves a Lasting Impression on John Wayne

Later in his life, Wyatt Earp settled in Los Angeles and was a frequent visitor to the sets of John Ford westerns where he happened to meet a young actor named John Wayne. From that moment on Wayne’s portrayal cowboys was rooted in the personality and mannerisms of the western legend.

February 7, 2018

Behind-the-scenes of John Wayne’s last film The Shootist

1976

January 27, 2018

Complete Classic Movie: The High and the Mighty (1954)

Stars: John Wayne, Claire Trevor, Laraine Day. When a commercial airliner develops engine problems on a trans-Pacific flight and the pilot loses his nerve, it is up to the washed-up co-pilot Dan Roman to bring the plane in safely.

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January 14, 2018

Complete Classic Movie: Island in the Sky (1953)

Stars: John Wayne, Lloyd Nolan, Walter Abel. A C-47 transport plane, named the Corsair, makes a forced landing in the frozen wastes of Labrador, and the plane’s pilot, Captain Dooley, must keep his men alive in deadly conditions while waiting for rescue.

January 5, 2018

Complete Classic Movie: Hondo (1953)

Stars: John Wayne, Geraldine Page, Ward Bond. Army despatch rider Hondo Lane discovers a woman and young son living in the midst of warring Apaches and becomes their protector.

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December 7, 2017

The Shootist – Trailer

November 19, 2017

Ethan Wayne, John Wayne’s son talks about John’s traveling exhibit (Video)

John Wayne’s son, Ethan Wayne talks about the new exhibit opening Friday, November 17, 2017, through January 1, 2018.

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October 19, 2017

Complete Classic Movie: Seven Sinners (1940)

Stars: Marlene Dietrich, John Wayne, Albert Dekker. Bijou, a saloon singer with a reputation for inciting brouhahas, is one of several deportees from a south Pacific island to arrive at another U.S. protectorate, Boni Komba.

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October 11, 2017

Complete Classic Movie: Rooster Cogburn (1975)

Stars: John Wayne, Katharine Hepburn, Anthony Zerbe. Marshal Rooster Cogburn unwillingly teams up with Eula Goodnight to track down the killers of her father.

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September 28, 2017

Complete Classic Movie: I Cover the War! (1937)

Stars: John Wayne, Gwen Gaze, Don Barclay. Newsreel cameraman Bob Adams heads to North Africa to cover an Arab uprising against the British. When he refuses to help his younger brother become a cameraman, Don becomes the dupe of less savory types posing in the trade.