John Wayne’s Movie Verbal Magic Moments

Scene from She Wore a Yellow Ribbon with John Wayne

John Wayne’s Movie Verbal Magic Moments Having delved into the JW film catalog and selected some of my favourite non-verbal ‘magic moments’ in John Wayne’s movies, I thought I’d list a few of the memorable verbal moments as well. A pivotal moment in this Ford / Wayne classic in which JW proves to the many … Read more

John Wayne’s Memorable Movie Magic Moments

John Wayne in The Searchers

John Wayne’s Memorable Movie ‘Magic Moments’ Back in the days before DVDs and YouTube I used to try to capture on VHS tape from the TV what I considered to be those ‘magic moments’ in a John Wayne movie when Duke gets to express himself either with a memorable speech, or a silent gesture, a … Read more

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 … Read more

John Wayne Male Character Actors – The Top 15 (10-6)

Paul fix as a sheriff

John Wayne Male Character Actors – The Top 15 (10-6) Following on from our look at the top 15 JW male character actors. To see the first part, 15 to 11 go HERE. But we’ll carry on with number 10 to 6. 10 Paul Fix Mister Fix makes it onto this list mainly because of … Read more

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 … Read more

My Top 10 Male Supporting Actors In John Wayne Movies

Richard Boone in Big Jake

Seeing as how the articles on John Wayne’s leading ladies made such an impression with all you John Wayne fans out there, I thought it might be worth looking at some of Duke’s leading male co-stars as well. This article lists my favourite top 10 actors who have appeared opposite John Wayne, in ascending order. … Read more

The Movies John Wayne Died In & How – The Ultimate List

Central Airport movie pster

The general perception would appear to be that there are approximately 11 movies in which the character that John Wayne plays dies or is deceased… …when we first researched and came out with this figure it was already incorrect as we had forgot to factor in “Hangman’s House”.  So then there was 12… …but wait, … Read more

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 … Read more

My Ultimate Top 10 Best John Wayne Movies List

The Alamo scene John Wayne

What’s your favourite 10 John Wayne Movies?  Not just westerns or war movies but your best Duke films ever. It all started with my 10 Best John Wayne Westerns From My Childhood now a distant memory. I’ve now reviewed over 100 John Wayne movies for this site and I thought I would have a go … Read more

John Wayne Movies I Missed Part 8

Circus World with John Wayne poster

The Magnificent Showman (aka Circus World) (1964) Another John Wayne movie I saw as a kid when it first came out and I remember the spectacle of the circus boat keeling over in the harbour, and the climax at the end of The Magnificent Showman (aka Circus World) when the giant tent burns down. The … Read more