John Wayne

John Wayne, 1972.

6 Things You Never Knew About Western Icon John Wayne

One of his strangest films had some very bad consequences.

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TCM Commemorates D-Day’s 80th Anniversary With Daylong Film Lineup

June 6, 2024, marks 80 years since the Allied invasion of Nazi-held Western Europe on D-Day. To commemorate this historic event, Turner Classic Movies is airing 12 films related to the Normandy invasion.

20 Classic War Films That Continue To Touch Our Hearts & Minds

Sampling of the best wartime movies that continue to thrill, commemorate and inspire.

EASY RIDER, Peter Fonda, Jack Nicholson, 1969

The Best & The Worst Films of 1969

Celebrate 55 years of these great movie debuts and breakthroughs.

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Roundup of Top 15 Western Heroes in TV & Film

From John Wayne and Clint Eastwood to Henry Fonda and Dennis Hopper, y’all will love this cattle drive of the bravest heroes from Westerns across film and TV.

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Watch Some Irish-Themed Movie Classics on St. Patrick’s Day 2024

“The Quiet Man,” “The Luck of the Irish,” “Far and Away” and more will help classic movie fans get into the spirit of the holiday.

Westerns movie collage: Blazing Saddles, Cat Balou, Jerimiah Johnson

Offbeat Westerns Even Non-Western Movie Fans Will Love

Even if you’re not a fan of the genre you may still like some of these.

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Ultimate Trivia: Classic Movie Westerns

What role did John Wayne play in ‘The Alamo’ (1960)? Saddle up and take our ultimate movie western quiz to find out.

THE WIZARD OF OZ, Judy Garland, Toto the dog, 1939

The Biggest Oscar Snubs of All Time

Fun fact: ‘The Shawshank Redemption’ was trampled on by ‘Forrest Gump’ in 1995, find out the other biggest snubs in Oscar history!

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Six Oddball Christmas Holiday Flicks

Looking for something a little out of the norm to watch?

THE LONGEST DAY, John Wayne, 1962,

Pay Salute Our Veterans With These Classic Films & More!

Our war heroes fought in many places, and they were recognized on the big and small screen.

DIRTY HARRY, Clint Eastwood, 1971

Clint Eastwood Doesn’t Care That He Got ‘Dirty Harry’ Role Only Because Another Big Star Turned It Down

Although he wasn’t the first choice for the role, fans cannot picture anyone else as Harry Callahan.

THE UNDEFEATED, John Wayne, 1969.

Saddle Up Your Horses and Celebrate John Wayne Day

Giddy up! Time to celebrate the Dukes’s Birthday.

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Celebrate John Wayne’s Love of Cocktails on National Whiskey Day

John Wayne’s estate shared a fun throwback photo of John and his wife Pilar sharing a cocktail.

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‘John Wayne: Cowboys & Demons’ Explores Screen Legend’s Tormented Life

The bigger John Wayne became on screen the more he grappled with feeling like an imposter. Plus Ethan Wayne shares his favorite memories of his father.