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John Wayne Male Character Actors The Top 5 (of 15)

Walter Brennan in Rio Bravo

John Wayne Male Character Actors – The Top 5 This is a follow on from our look at the top 15 John Wayne male character actors. To see the first part, 15 to 11 go HERE. This list is a purely personal appreciation, just as the leading male actors article was, but please don’t let that […]

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John Wayne Male Character Actors

Gabby Hayes & John Wayne

John Wayne Male Character Actors – The Top 15 (15 – 11) This is the ‘real list’ of my best John Wayne’s male character actors, appearing least to most favourite.We got quite a few comments from our readership, most of them positive, when the previous article on JWs’ leading male co-stars was published. A number, […]

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John Wayne Western Movies of the 1930s – The Wilderness Years

Ride Him Cowboy with Duke the Horse & John Wayne

John Wayne Western Movies of The 1930s – The Wilderness Years (Part 1) Having checked out all of the full-length feature films that John Wayne appeared in from Stagecoach to The Shootist, I thought I’d take a look at JWs wilderness years, before he became a fully fledged star in John Ford’s 1939 classic Western.There’s […]

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Top 20 John Wayne Movie Quotes

Top 20 John Wayne Movie Quotes I’m sure we’ve all got our own favourite lines from John Wayne films, and hopefully I’ve included a few of them in this list of John Wayne’s top 20 movie quotes.Having watched so many of Duke’s films over the last couple of years I made a note of some […]

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10 Best John Wayne Western Movie Themes

10 Best John Wayne Western Movie ThemesHaving covered John Wayne Western Theme tunes, I thought I’d give consideration to the best orchestral themes as well.Just like the previous article, I’m hoping this one will initiate a debate between the readers of MostlyWesterns regarding their own favourite JW theme. For the purpose of this article JW […]

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John Wayne Western Movie Theme Songs

How The West Was On image

John Wayne Western Movie Theme SongsThis is a list in ascending order of some of my favorite John Wayne western movie theme songs and tunes which I hope is going to stir a debate or two amongst JW fans out there.There’s one feature that I nearly always mention in passing when writing a review of […]

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John Wayne Movies – Republic 1939 – The Final Roundup

New Frontier movie with John Wayne poster

As I’m reviewing all of the films John Wayne starred in from Stagecoach all the way through to The Shootist, for the sake of completeness it’s only right that I include the four oaters he made for Republic after the release of Stagecoach in 1939. I’ve also included A Man Betrayed, a JW film that […]

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