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John Wayne Ranked

My loose ranking of John Wayne movies. I like John Wayne, he has a ton of presence on screen, was a professional, knew his lines, hit his marks, and showed up on time.

Some people accuse him of always playing himself, but don't most actors? Doesn't Jack Nicholson always play Jack Nicholson? Michael Caine? Jimmy Stewart? David Niven?

And it's obvious I need to review more of his films!

  • Rio Bravo

    1

  • Stagecoach

    2

  • McLintock!

    3

  • The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance

    4

  • The Quiet Man

    5

  • Hondo

    6

  • The Comancheros

    7

  • Sands of Iwo Jima

    8

  • Rooster Cogburn

    9

  • True Grit

    10

  • The Fighting Seabees

    11

  • Angel and the Badman

    12

  • She Wore a Yellow Ribbon

    13

  • El Dorado

    14

  • Rio Grande

    15

  • Operation Pacific

    16

  • Flying Tigers

    17

  • The Shootist

    18

  • Wake of the Red Witch

    19

  • Back to Bataan

    20

  • Rio Lobo

    21

  • Tall in the Saddle

    22

  • 3 Godfathers

    23

  • Fort Apache

    24

  • They Were Expendable

    25

  • Big Jake

    26

  • Chisum

    27

  • The War Wagon

    28

  • Red River

    29

  • In Harm's Way

    30

  • Donovan's Reef

    31

  • Hatari!

    32

  • The High and the Mighty

    33

  • The Searchers

    34

  • Brannigan

    35

  • The Sons of Katie Elder

    36

  • The Cowboys

    37

  • The Horse Soldiers

    38

  • The Green Berets

    39

  • The Undefeated

    40

  • The Train Robbers

    41

  • The Wings of Eagles

    42

  • Big Jim McLain

    43

  • The Conqueror

    44