I Love John Wayne Movies

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    My favorite's are the westerns,

    Eldorado, Rio Bravo, The Horse Soldiers. I saw the Cowboys and True Grit at the theater. And I like the Hell Fighter's too.
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    1 Response Jan 22, 2016


    I was brought up on Westerns They were my dad's favourite type of movie, and still remain so, and John Wayne was his favourite actor.  My favourite was the Commancheros and I remember it was one of the VHS copies that he would rewatch over and over again.  I...
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    2 Responses Apr 27, 2009

    The Best Lazy Afternoon Movies

    On any given lazy cold or rainy afternoon the first choice for a movie I pull out of my collection is a good John Wayne western. There is nothing better.
    Grits4life Grits4life
    46-50, F
    2 Responses Mar 15, 2009


    I'll tell ya' what. As "corny" as some of his movies were, many of the better ones really told interestin stories and delt with a lot of true life morality. The hero, with ALL of his flaws manages to persevere by sticking to a personal code and doing the "right...
    chickenguy chickenguy
    51-55, M
    1 Response Apr 27, 2009

    The First John Wayne Movie I Remember

    When I was 6 years old, I saw THE ALAMO. Certainly, it was a work of love for the Duke. He mortgaged his house to make it. Not only did he direct it, he produced it, and starred in it. It may not be totally accurate historically, but it is a great heroic depiction of the struggle...
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    Sep 3, 2012

    "Rooster Cogburn...and the Lady"-John Wayne

    and Katharine Hepburn (1975).
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    1 Response Jun 18, 2014

    My Top Picks

    For an actor who did close to 200 movies it can be hard to narrow it down I know I'm leaving off some great ones but these are the ones that stick out more for me 10. The Undefeated 9. Rio Lobo 8. The Green Berets 7. The Longest Day Another one of my all time favorite movies...
    dasmuggler dasmuggler
    36-40, M
    16 Responses Mar 22, 2009
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