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Four Sons (1928)

US 100m, B&W, Silent Director: John Ford; Cast: Margaret Mann, James Hall, Charles Morton, Ralph Bushman, George Meeker Four Sons is a melodrama from the perspective of a German family … Continue reading

01/29/2016 · Leave a comment

Rio Grande (1950)

US 105m, B&W Director: John Ford; Cast: John Wayne, Maureen O’Hara, Ben Johnson, Claude Jarman, Jr., Harry Carey, Jr., Chill Wills Rio Grande is a musical western family melodrama set … Continue reading

06/27/2014 · 1 Comment

The Quiet Man (1952)

US 129m, Colour Director: John Ford; Cast: John Wayne, Maureen O’Hara, Barry Fitzgerald, Ward Bond, Victor McLaglen The Quiet Man is a mildly misogynistic romantic comedy of Irish stereotypes about … Continue reading

01/24/2014 · Leave a comment

My Darling Clementine (1946)

US 97m, B&W Director: John Ford; Cast: Henry Fonda, Victor Mature, Linda Darnell, Walter Brennan, Cathy Downs, Tim Holt, Ward Bond, Don Garner, Grant Withers, John Ireland My Darling Clementine … Continue reading

11/28/2012 · 3 Comments

The Searchers (1956)

US 119m, Colour Director: John Ford; Cast: John Wayne, Jeffrey Hunter, Vera Miles, Ward Bond, Natalie Wood The Searchers is arguably the quintessential Hollywood American Western and one of John … Continue reading

11/22/2012 · 3 Comments

The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance (1962)

US 123m, B&W Director: Cast: James Stewart, John Wayne, Vera Miles, Lee Marvin, Edmond O’Brien, Woody Strode, Andy Devine, John Carradine, Lee Van Cleef After learning who actually shot Liberty … Continue reading

11/15/2012 · 2 Comments

Judge Priest (1934)

US 80m, B&W Director: John Ford; Cast: Will Rogers, Tom Brown, Anita Louise, Henry B. Walthall, David Landau, Rochelle Hudson, Hattie McDaniel, Lincoln Theodore Monroe Andrew Perry Judge Priest is … Continue reading

03/09/2012 · Leave a comment