'My real name is Marion Morrison…I'm happy people call me Duke…If you were my size, wore cowboy boots and a big hat, outrode, outfought and outshot all the badmen in the west…how would you like to climb down off a horse, throw your saddle over the corral rail and then walk off-camera to sit down in a chair labeled Marion ? ' John Wayne Costume test for THE ALAMO 1960.
JOHN WAYNE - Cosmopolitan (Nov, 1954)
Discovered by Director John Ford in the late twenties, Wayne progressed from stagehand to star. His simple formula, "Everybody loves a hero," has kept him gainfully employed in nearly two hundred movies, with no end in sight. BY MARTIN SCOTT John Wayne, a balding and rather homely forty-seven-year-old former football player, is one of Hollywood's three biggest box-office attractions, and has been for the past four years. Yet according to all the accepted rules for success, John Wayne has no…
Sharp Dressed Men
It's been 30 years since ZZ Top's classic hit, but everyone is still "crazy 'bout a sharp dressed man." Whether it's silk suits, black ties, gold watches, diamond rings, cuff links or stick pins, we've seen it all in the Warner Bros. movie library over the past 90 years. Here's just a few of the Sharp Dressed Men who have upped the dress code on the Silver Screen and be sure
John Wayne - American
"Nobody should come to the movies unless he believes in heroes." ~ John Wayne Join AMCTV on Saturday January 8th, 2011 for an all-day marathon with John Wayne. The schedule will include many of your...
The Quiet Man
John Wayne and Maureen O'Hara in The Quiet Man. The onscreen chemistry these two people had in every one of their movies is remarkable and cannot be replicated. Love them! Love this movie too!