John Wayne timeline

  • "The Long Voyage Home" Is Released

    The Long Voyage Home (1940) is an American drama film and directed by John Ford. It features John Wayne, Thomas Mitchell, Ian Hunter, Barry... Read more

  • "Red River" Is Released

    Red River is a 1948 Western film directed by Howard Hawks, giving a fictional account of the first cattle drive from Texas to Kansas along the... Read more

  • "She Wore A Yellow Ribbon" Is Released

    She Wore a Yellow Ribbon is a 1949 western film directed by John Ford and starring John Wayne. The film was the second of Ford's trilogy of films... Read more

  • "The Quiet Man" Is Released

    The Quiet Man is a 1952 American romantic drama film directed by John Ford and starring John Wayne, Maureen O'Hara, Victor McLaglen and Barry... Read more

  • "The High And The Mighty" Is Released

    The High and the Mighty is a 1954 CinemaScope drama adventure film with a star laden ensemble cast released through Warner Brothers. The film... Read more

  • "The Searchers" Is Released

    The Searchers is a 1956 epic Western film directed by John Ford, based on the 1954 novel by Alan Le May. It is the story of Ethan Edwards, a... Read more

  • "The Longest Day" Is Released

    The Longest Day is a 1962 war film based on the 1959 history book The Longest Day by Cornelius Ryan, about "D-Day", the invasion of Normandy on 6... Read more

  • 42nd Academy Awards

    The 42nd Academy Awards were presented April 7, 1970 at the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion, Los Angeles. There was no host. This is currently the... Read more

  • "The Shootist" Is Released

    The Shootist is a novel written by Glendon Swarthout and published in 1975. The book was made into a 1976 Western film directed by Don Siegel... Read more