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  • How the West Was Won

  • Rio Bravo

  • They Were Expendable

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  • Directed by John Ford

  • The Hurricane Express [Serial]

  • Pittsburgh

  • The Bullfighter and the Lady

  • Lady From Louisiana

  • War of the Wildcats

  • The Lawless Nineties

  • Wyoming Outlaw

  • Lady for a Night

  • Three Texas Steers

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John Wayne Movies

  • Profession: Actor
  • Born: May 26, 1907
  • Died: Jun 11, 1979
  • Birth Name: Marion Michael Morrison
  • Biography: Arguably the most popular -- and certainly the busiest -- movie leading man in Hollywood history, John Wayne entered the film business while working as a laborer on the Fox lot during summer vacations from U.S.C., which he attended on a football... Continued
Movie Role(s) Year
Red River Tom Dunson 1988
True Grit Reuben J. "Rooster" Cogburn 1978
The Shootist John Bernard Books 1976
Rooster Cogburn Rooster Cogburn 1975
The Cowboys Wil Anderson 1972
Big Jake Jacob McCandles 1971
Rio Lobo Cord McNally 1970
Chisum John Chisum 1970
Cast a Giant Shadow Gen. Mike Randolph 1966
The Sons of Katie Elder John Elder 1965
The Greatest Story Ever Told The Centurion 1965
In Harm's Way Capt. Rockwell Torrey 1965
Donovan's Reef Michael Patrick "Guns" Donovan 1963
McLintock! George Washington McLintock 1963
How the West Was Won Gen. William Tecumseh Sherman 1962
The Longest Day Lt. Col. Benjamin Vandervoort 1962
Hatari! Sean Mercer 1962
The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance Tom Doniphon 1962
North to Alaska Sam McCord 1960
Rio Bravo Sheriff John T. Chance 1959
The Barbarian and the Geisha Townsend Harris 1958
The Searchers Ethan Edwards 1956
Hondo Hondo Lane / Producer 1954
The High and the Mighty Dan Roman / Producer 1954
She Wore a Yellow Ribbon Capt. Nathan Brittles 1954
The Quiet Man Sean Thornton 1952
Flying Leathernecks Maj. Dan Kirby 1951
The Bullfighter and the Lady Producer 1951
Rio Grande Lt. Col. Kirby Yorke 1950
Sands of Iwo Jima Sgt. John M. Stryker 1949
Fort Apache Capt. Kirby York 1948
Angel and the Badman Quirt Evans / Producer 1947
They Were Expendable Lt. J.G. "Rusty" Ryan 1945
The Flying Tigers Jim Gordon 1942
Reap the Wild Wind Capt. Jack Stuart 1942
The Long Voyage Home Ole Olsen 1940
The Dark Command Bob Setton 1940
Stagecoach The Ringo Kid 1939
Hell Town Dare Rudd 1937
Baby Face Jimmy McCoy 1933
The Big Trail Breck Coleman 1930
Bardelys the Magnificent Guard / Guard 1926
Legend of the Lost Joe January
Track of the Cat Producer
Tycoon Johnny Munroe
Back to Bataan Col. Joe Madden
Blood Alley Capt. Tom Wilder / Director / Producer
Jet Pilot Col. Shannon
Without Reservations Rusty Thomas
I Married a Woman Himself / Himself
El Dorado Cole Thornton
Cancel My Reservation Himself / Himself
Cahill: United States Marshal J.D. Cahill
The Train Robbers Lane
Brannigan Jim Brannigan
Circus World Matt Masters
Directed by John Ford
The Undefeated Col. John Henry Thomas
The War Wagon Taw Jackson
America at the Movies
The Comancheros Capt. Jake Cutter
The Horse Soldiers Col. John Marlowe
College Coach Football Player / Football Player
Central Airport Co-pilot in wreck / Co-pilot in wreck
Ride Him, Cowboy John Drury
The Hurricane Express [Serial] Larry Baker / Larry Baker
Two-Fisted Law Duke
Shadow of the Eagle [Serial] Craig McCoy / Craig McCoy
Hangman's House Spectator at Horse Race / Spectator at Horse Race
The Great K & A Train Robbery Extra / Extra
The Wings of Eagles Frank W. "Spig" Wead
The Sea Chase Capt. Karl Erlich
Plunder of the Sun Producer
Trouble Along the Way Steve Aloysius Williams
Operation Pacific Cmdr. "Duke" Gifford
The Fighting Kentuckian John Breen / Producer
Flame of Barbary Coast Duke Fergus
The Fighting Seabees Wedge Donovan
War of the Wildcats Dan Somers
A Lady Takes a Chance Duke Hudkins
Lady for a Night Jack Morgan
Lady From Louisiana John Reynolds
The Three Godfathers Robert Marmaduke Hightower
Jungle Queen: Chapter 03 - The Flaming Mountain Craig McCoy
Wake of the Red Witch Capt. Ralls
Island in the Sky Capt. Dooley / Producer
The Alamo Col. David Crockett / Director / Producer
The Green Berets Col. Mike Kirby / Director / Producer
Hellfighters Chance Buckman
The Conqueror Temujin
Gun the Man Down Producer
The Spoilers Roy Glennister
In Old California Tom Craig
Pittsburgh Charles "Pittsburgh" Markham
Reunion in France Pat Talbot
Westward Ho John Wyatt
The Lawless Nineties John Tipton
Three Texas Steers Stony Brooke
Wyoming Outlaw Stony Brooke
Red River Range Stony Brooke
The Lucky Texan Jerry Mason
The Man From Utah John Weston / John Weston
The Trail Beyond Rod Drew / Rod Drew
The Star Packer U.S. Marshall John Travers
The Big Stampede John Steele
Four Sons Extra / Extra
Mother Machree Extra / Extra
Noah's Ark Extra / Extra
Annie Laurie Extra / Extra
Brown of Harvard Football player (uncredited) / Football player (uncredited)