Director John Ford – Mean as they Come

Director John Ford

Director John Ford can be considered to be as mean as they come. Born: February 1, 1894 in Maine Died: August 31, 1973 in California Selected Biography 1917 A Marked Man 1917 Bucking Broadway 1917 Straight Shooting 1917 The Secret Man 1918 A Woman’s Fool 1918 Hell Bent 1918 The Craving 1918 The Phantom Riders 1918 The Scarlet Drop 1918 Thieves’ Gold 1918 Three Mounted Men 1918 Wild Women 1919 A Fight for Love 1919 A Gun Fightin’ Gentleman 1919 Ace of the Saddle 1919 Bare Fists 1919 Marked Men 1919 Rider of the Law 1919 Riders of Vengeance 1919 Roped 1919 The Outcasts of Poker Flat 1920 Hitchin’ Posts 1920 Just Pals 1920 The Girl in Number 29 1920 The Prince of Avenue A 1921 Action 1921 Desperate Trails 1921 Jackie 1921 Sure Fire 1921 The Big Punch 1921 The Freeze-Out 1921 The Wallop 1922 The Village Blacksmith 1922 Little Miss Smiles 1923 Cameo Kirby 1923 Hoodman Blind 1923 North of Hudson Bay 1923 The Face on the Bar-Room…

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The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance (1962) – Episode 66

The Man Who Shot Liberty Valence (1962)

Welcome to today’s show, The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance (1962), my name is John. As always you can subscribe to the show on iTunes or follow the links to social media in the podcast show notes. You can also go to to read notes, bios, and other random movie thoughts. Remember this show is completely free and independent. All I ask is that you jump over to iTunes and give me a review. The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance (1962) is a great western movie. It shows the struggle between the open range cattle barons and the new town folks looking to have a quiet life. The cast for this movie is outstanding in terms of modern western. But it is an amazing cast by any standard. I’ll run through the actors we have seen before first. These include: John Wayne played the role of a tough western rancher named Tom Doniphon. John Wayne was first featured in Episode 2 –Chisum (1970) and yes in this movie he…

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