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Great Actors Series - Volume 50 - John Wayne


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#1 of 7 OFFLINE   SteveGon

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Posted August 30 2005 - 01:51 AM

Great actor or Hollywood icon?

The Shootist (1976)
Rooster Cogburn (1975)
Brannigan (1975)
McQ (1974)
Cahill U.S. Marshal (1973)
The Train Robbers (1973)
Cancel My Reservation (1972 - uncredited)
The Cowboys (1972)
Big Jake (1971)
Rio Lobo (1970)
Chisum (1970)
Harry Jackson: A Man and his Art (1970 - tv - narrator)
The Undefeated (1969)
True Grit (1969)
Hellfighters (1968)
The Green Berets (1968)
The War Wagon (1967)
El Dorado (1966)
Cast a Giant Shadow (1966)
The Sons of Katie Elder (1965)
In Harm's Way (1965)
The Greatest Story Ever Told (1965)
Circus World (1964)
Donovan's Reef (1963)
McLintock! (1963)
How the West Was Won (1962)
The Longest Day (1962)
Hatari! (1962)
The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance (1962)
'Neath Arizona Skies (1962)
The Comancheros (1961)
10 del Texas, I (1961)
North to Alaska (1960)
The Alamo (1960)
The Horse Soldiers (1959)
Rio Bravo (1959)
The Barbarian and the Geisha (1958)
I Married a Woman (1958 - uncredited)
Legend of the Lost (1957)
Jet Pilot (1957)
The Wings of Eagles (1957)
The Searchers (1956)
The Conqueror (1956)
Blood Alley (1955)
The Sea Chase (1955)
The High and the Mighty (1954)
Hondo (1953)
Island in the Sky (1953)
Trouble Along the Way (1953)
Big Jim McLain (1952)
The Quiet Man (1952)
Miracle in Motion (1952 - narrator)
Flying Leathernecks (1951)
Operation Pacific (1951)
Rio Grande (1950)
Sands of Iwo Jima (1949)
She Wore a Yellow Ribbon (1949)
The Fighting Kentuckian (1949)
Wake of the Red Witch (1948)
3 Godfathers (1948)
Red River (1948)
Fort Apache (1948)
Tycoon (1947)
Angel and the Badman (1947)
Without Reservations (1946)
Desert Command (1946)
Dakota (1945)
They Were Expendable (1945)
Back to Bataan (1945)
Flame of Barbary Coast (1945)
Tall in the Saddle (1944)
The Fighting Seabees (1944)
In Old Oklahoma (1943)
A Lady Takes a Chance (1943)
Reunion in France (1942)
Pittsburgh (1942)
Flying Tigers (1942)
In Old California (1942)
The Spoilers (1942)
Reap the Wild Wind (1942)
Lady for a Night (1942)
The Shepherd of the Hills (1941)
Lady from Louisiana (1941)
A Man Betrayed (1941)
Seven Sinners (1940)
The Long Voyage Home (1940)
Three Faces West (1940)
Dark Command (1940)
Allegheny Uprising (1939)
New Frontier (1939)
Wyoming Outlaw (1939)
Three Texas Steers (1939)
The Night Riders (1939)
Stagecoach (1939)
Red River Range (1938)
Santa Fe Stampede (1938)
Overland Stage Raiders (1938)
Pals of the Saddle (1938)
Born to the West (1937)
Adventure's End (1937)
Idol of the Crowds (1937)
I Cover the War (1937)
California Straight Ahead! (1937)
Conflict (1936)
Sea Spoilers (1936)
Winds of the Wasteland (1936)
The Lonely Trail (1936)
King of the Pecos (1936)
The Lawless Nineties (1936)
The Oregon Trail (1936)
Lawless Range (1935)
The New Frontier (1935)
Westward Ho (1935)
Paradise Canyon (1935)
The Dawn Rider (1935)
The Desert Trail (1935)
Rainbow Valley (1935)
Texas Terror (1935)
'Neath the Arizona Skies (1934)
The Lawless Frontier (1934)
The Trail Beyond (1934)
The Star Packer (1934)
Randy Rides Alone (1934)
The Man from Utah (1934)
Blue Steel (1934)
West of the Divide (1934)
The Lucky Texan (1934)
Sagebrush Trail (1933)
College Coach (1933 - uncredited)
Riders of Destiny (1933)
The Man From Monterey (1933)
Baby Face (1933)
The Life of Jimmy Dolan (1933)
His Private Secretary (1933)
Somewhere in Sonora (1933)
Central Airport (1933 - uncredited)
The Three Musketeers (1933)
The Telegraph Trail (1933)
Haunted Gold (1932)
The Big Stampede (1932)
That's My Boy (1932)
Ride Him, Cowboy (1932)
The Hollywood Handicap (1932)
The Hurricane Express (1932)
Lady and Gent (1932)
Two-Fisted Law (1932)
Texas Cyclone (1932)
The Shadow of the Eagle (1932)
Running Hollywood (1932)
The Voice of Hollywood No. 13 (1932)
Maker of Men (1931)
Range Feud (1931)
The Deceiver (1931)
Arizona (1931)
Three Girls Lost (1931)
Girls Demand Excitement (1931)
The Big Trail (1930)
Cheer Up and Smile (1930 - uncredited)
Rough Romance (1930 - uncredited)
Born Reckless (1930 - uncredited)
Men Without Women (1930 - uncredited)
The Forward Pass (1929 - uncredited)
Salute (1929 - uncredited)
Words and Music (1929)
Noah's Ark (1929 - uncredited)
The Black Watch (1929 - uncredited)
Speakeasy (1929 - uncredited)
Hangman's House (1928 - uncredited)
Four Sons (1928 - uncredited)
Mother Machree (1928 - uncredited)
The Drop Kick (1927)
Annie Laurie (1927 - uncredited)
The Great K & A Train Robbery (1926 - uncredited)
Bardelys the Magnificent (1926)
Brown of Harvard (1926 - uncredited)


Rate 'em or rank 'em.

And I think I'll stop here. I'm sure I've missed some deserving candidates so if anyone wants to, please carry on. Posted Image

#2 of 7 OFFLINE   SteveGon

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Posted August 30 2005 - 01:56 AM

Just listing the ones I can remember:

Rio Lobo ***
The War Wagon ***
El Dorado ***1/2
The Sons of Katie Elder ***
The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance ****
The Alamo ***
The Searchers ****
The Quiet Man ***1/2
Red River ***1/2
They Were Expendable ***
The Long Voyage Home ***1/2
Stagecoach ***1/2


#3 of 7 OFFLINE   Jim_K

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Posted August 30 2005 - 02:44 AM


3 Godfathers (1948) Posted Image Posted Image Posted Image
Alamo, The (1960) Posted Image Posted Image Posted Image
Angel and the Badman (1947) Posted Image Posted Image
Back to Bataan (1945) Posted Image Posted Image Posted Image
Big Jake (1971) Posted Image Posted Image Posted Image
Blood Alley (1955) Posted Image Posted Image
Cahill U.S. Marshal (1973) Posted Image Posted Image
Chisum (1970) Posted Image Posted Image
Comancheros, The (1961) Posted Image Posted Image Posted Image Posted Image
Cowboys, The (1972) Posted Image Posted Image Posted Image
El Dorado (1966) Posted Image Posted Image Posted Image
Flying Tigers (1942) Posted Image Posted Image
Fort Apache (1948) Posted Image Posted Image Posted Image Posted Image
Greatest Story Ever Told, The (1965) Posted Image Posted Image
Green Berets, The (1968) Posted Image Posted Image
Hondo (1953) Posted Image Posted Image Posted Image
Horse Soldiers, The (1959) Posted Image Posted Image Posted Image
How the West Was Won (1962) Posted Image Posted Image Posted Image
Longest Day, The (1962) Posted Image Posted Image Posted Image Posted Image
Man Who Shot Liberty Valance, The (1962) Posted Image Posted Image Posted Image Posted Image Posted Image
McLintock! (1963) Posted Image Posted Image
North to Alaska (1960) Posted Image Posted Image Posted Image
Quiet Man, The (1952) Posted Image Posted Image Posted Image
Red River (1948) Posted Image Posted Image Posted Image Posted Image Posted Image
Rio Bravo (1959) Posted Image Posted Image Posted Image Posted Image Posted Image
Rio Grande (1950) Posted Image Posted Image Posted Image
Rio Lobo (1970) Posted Image Posted Image
Rooster Cogburn (1975) Posted Image Posted Image
Sands of Iwo Jima (1949) Posted Image Posted Image Posted Image
Searchers, The (1956) Posted Image Posted Image Posted Image Posted Image Posted Image
She Wore a Yellow Ribbon (1949) Posted Image Posted Image Posted Image Posted Image
Shootist, The (1976) Posted Image Posted Image Posted Image
Sons of Katie Elder, The (1965) Posted Image Posted Image
Stagecoach (1939) Posted Image Posted Image Posted Image
They Were Expendable (1945) Posted Image Posted Image Posted Image
True Grit (1969) Posted Image Posted Image Posted Image
Tycoon (1947) Posted Image Posted Image
Undefeated, The (1969) Posted Image Posted Image
War Wagon, The (1967) Posted Image Posted Image
Wings of Eagles, The (1957) Posted Image Posted Image


Seen 41 - Own 15
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#4 of 7 OFFLINE   Steve Christou

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Posted August 30 2005 - 05:12 AM

The Shootist (1976) *
Brannigan (1975) *
McQ (1974)
Cahill U.S. Marshal (1973) *
The Train Robbers (1973) *
The Cowboys (1972) *
Big Jake (1971) *
Rio Lobo (1970) *
Chisum (1970) *
The Undefeated (1969) *
True Grit (1969) *
Hellfighters (1968)
The Green Berets (1968) *
The War Wagon (1967) *
El Dorado (1966) *
Cast a Giant Shadow (1966)
The Sons of Katie Elder (1965) *
The Greatest Story Ever Told (1965) *
Donovan's Reef (1963)
McLintock! (1963)
How the West Was Won (1962) *
The Longest Day (1962) *
Hatari! (1962) *
The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance (1962) *
The Comancheros (1961) *
North to Alaska (1960) *
The Alamo (1960) *
The Horse Soldiers (1959) *
Rio Bravo (1959) *
Legend of the Lost (1957)
The Searchers (1956) *
The Conqueror (1956)
Blood Alley (1955) *
Hondo (1953) *
The Quiet Man (1952) *
Flying Leathernecks (1951) *
Rio Grande (1950) *
Sands of Iwo Jima (1949) *
She Wore a Yellow Ribbon (1949) *
3 Godfathers (1948)
Red River (1948) *
Fort Apache (1948) *
The Fighting Seabees (1944)*
Flying Tigers (1942) *
Reap the Wild Wind (1942) *
Stagecoach (1939)
*

Seen: 45
Own: 37*

I'm a big fan of the Duke, as the iconic Hollywood western hero he was great, and arguably the greatest 'movie star' of them all.

Favorite roles and films:

Tom Dunson - Red River (1948)
Ethan Edwards - The Searchers (1956)
John T.Chance - Rio Bravo (1959)

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#5 of 7 OFFLINE   Brook K

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Posted August 30 2005 - 06:19 AM

Rooster Cogburn The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance The Alamo Rio Bravo The Searchers The Quiet Man Rio Grande She Wore A Yellow Ribbon Red River They Were Expendable Reap the Wild Wind Stagecoach Own: 1 Seen all or parts of several others in younger days.
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#6 of 7 OFFLINE   george kaplan

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Posted August 30 2005 - 06:24 AM

He certainly wasn't a great actor IMO.

Seen: 30
Like: 4
Own: 3

Own (or want to):
Cancel My Reservation (1972 - uncredited)
Donovan's Reef (1963)
Hatari! (1962)
The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance (1962)


No interest in owning:
The Shootist (1976)
Rooster Cogburn (1975)
True Grit (1969)
The Green Berets (1968)
In Harm's Way (1965)
How the West Was Won (1962)
The Longest Day (1962)
The Alamo (1960)
Rio Bravo (1959)
The Searchers (1956)
The High and the Mighty (1954)
Island in the Sky (1953)
The Quiet Man (1952)
Operation Pacific (1951)
Rio Grande (1950)
Sands of Iwo Jima (1949)
She Wore a Yellow Ribbon (1949)
The Fighting Kentuckian (1949)
3 Godfathers (1948)
Red River (1948)
Fort Apache (1948)
Angel and the Badman (1947)
Back to Bataan (1945)
Flying Tigers (1942)
Allegheny Uprising (1939)
Stagecoach (1939)

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#7 of 7 OFFLINE   Kirk Tsai

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Posted August 30 2005 - 11:06 AM

Seen: The Shootist (1976) The Cowboys (1972) Hatari! (1962) The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance (1962) The Horse Soldiers (1959) Rio Bravo (1959) The Searchers (1956) She Wore a Yellow Ribbon (1949) Red River (1948) Fort Apache (1948) Stagecoach (1939) Favorite role and film: The Searchers




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