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John Wayne, the hunter (USA and Africa)


Dr. FM

A remake of ‘The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance’ in the Works at Paramount



New book call "The John Wayne Locations"



40 years ago today....


Big Iron




General "RIP" announcements that might be of interest



Podcast episode covers the film "The Cowboys"




  • "The John Wayne Locations" is a tour guide that gives directions to the filming sites and what specifically happened there.

    Roland (ITDO the author and member here at the JWMB) needs a little help with pictures that illustrate the work that's done on location (not publicity stills, but candid shots). Roland stated "Sometimes older fans had the chance to actually visit on a location and got their picture taken with Wayne. Those could be interesting as well. Anything that illustrates what was[Read More]
  • Deadline is reporting that
    "Paramount Pictures has set Chap Taylor to script a drama inspired by the 1962 John Ford-directed Western classic The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance, which starred John Wayne, Jimmy Stewart and Lee Marvin. In the original, Stewart played an idealistic lawyer who tries to bring the rule of law to a lawless frontier town. Marvin played Valance, an outlaw headed for a showdown after the lawyer stands up to him. Wayne played a gunslinger who tries to teach
    [Read More]
  • Mark your calendars! True Grit is making a return to theaters for two dates in May 2019.

    Celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the classic Western that won John Wayne his first and only Oscar®. The legendary movie star gives his most iconic performance as Rooster Cogburn, a drunken, uncouth and totally fearless one-eyed U.S. Marshall hired by a headstrong young girl (Kim Darby) to find the man who murdered her father. When Cogburn's employer insists on accompanying the older gunfighter, sparks… [Read More]


  • Dr. FM -

    Replied to the thread John Wayne, the hunter (USA and Africa).

    There are (a minimum of) two book with some infos about the hunts of "The Duke". - Scott Eyman's Life and Legend of John Wayne - Hatari bei Michael Milner Both are realative cheap on the used market. Best wishes. F.
  • Just when we thought we have seen everything,,, Oh boy.. Nah,, I cant see it. ?(
  • Ringokid -

    Replied to the thread New book call "The John Wayne Locations".

    Hi Roland,, I haven't signed onto the site in long while (unfortunately) saw your post. I wanted to know if I was able to help out with your book. I visited the Alamo set in 1988 and took some pictures of the place. Would those be of help and if…
  • Big Iron -

    Replied to the thread 40 years ago today.....

    The last time I was there someone had placed a dozen yellow roses on his bronze marker, very appropriate I think. I know his earthly remains were left there but, I'm sure he can still be see off in a distance on horseback in places like Alamo Village and…