Most Popular Titles With John Wayne

1. Gunsmoke (1955–1975)
60 min | Western
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Marshal Matt Dillon keeps the peace in the rough and tumble Dodge City.

2. I Love Lucy (1951–1957)
30 min | Comedy, Family
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A daffy woman constantly strives to become a star along with her bandleader husband and gets herself in the strangest situations.

3. The Beverly Hillbillies (1962–1971)
30 min | Comedy, Family
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A nouveau riche hillbilly family moves to Beverly Hills and shakes up the privileged society with their hayseed ways.

4. The Longest Day (1962)
178 min | Action, Drama, History, War
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The events of D-Day, told on a grand scale from both the Allied and German points of view.

5. The Searchers (1956)
119 min | Western
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A Civil War veteran embarks on a journey to rescue his niece from an Indian tribe.

6. True Grit (1969)
128 min | Adventure, Western, Drama
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A drunken, hard-nosed U.S. Marshal and a Texas Ranger help a stubborn young woman track down her father's murderer in Indian territory.

7. Red River (1948)
133 min | Action, Adventure, Romance, Western
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Dunson is driving his cattle to Red River when his adopted son, Matthew, turns against him.

8. The Undefeated (1969)
119 min | Western
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After the Civil War, ex-Union Colonel John Henry Thomas and ex-Confederate Colonel James Langdon are leading two disparate groups of people through strife-torn Mexico. John Henry and ... See full summary »

9. Wagon Train (1957–1965)
75 min | Drama, Western
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Stories of the journeys of a wagon train as it leaves post-Civil War Missouri on its way to California through the plains, deserts and Rocky Mountains. The first treks were led by gruff, ... See full summary »

10. Donovan's Reef (1963)
109 min | Adventure, Comedy, Romance
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'Guns' Donovan prefers carousing with his pals Doc Dedham and 'Boats' Gilhooley, until Dedham's high-society daughter Amelia shows up in their South Seas paradise.

11. The Alamo (1960)
167 min | Adventure, Drama, History, War, Western
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In 1836 General Santa Anna and the Mexican army is sweeping across Texas. To be able to stop him, General Sam Houston needs time to get his main force into shape. To buy that time he orders... See full summary »

12. Maude (1972–1978)
30 min | Comedy
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This "All In The Family" spin-off centers around Edith's cousin, Maude Findlay. She's a liberal independent woman living in Tuckahoe, NY with her fourth husband Walter; owner of Findlay's ... See full summary »

13. The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance (1962)
123 min | Western
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A senator, who became famous for killing a notorious outlaw, returns for the funeral of an old friend and tells the truth about his deed.

14. El Dorado (1966)
126 min | Western
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Cole Thornton, a gunfighter for hire, joins forces with an old friend, Sheriff J.P. Hara. Together with an old Indian fighter and a gambler, they help a rancher and his family fight a rival rancher that is trying to steal their water.

15. Rio Bravo (1959)
141 min | Western
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A small-town sheriff in the American West enlists the help of a cripple, a drunk, and a young gunfighter in his efforts to hold in jail the brother of the local bad guy.

16. The Quiet Man (1952)
129 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
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A retired American boxer returns to the village where he was born in Ireland, where he finds love.

17. The Greatest Story Ever Told (1965)
225 min | Biography, Drama, History
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The life of Jesus Christ.

18. McLintock! (1963)
127 min | Comedy, Romance, Western
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George Washington McLintock, "GW" to friends and foes alike, is a cattle baron and the richest man in the territory. He anxiously awaits the return of his daughter Becky who has been away ... See full summary »

19. How the West Was Won (1962)
164 min | Adventure, Western
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A family saga covering several decades of Westward expansion in the nineteenth century--including the Gold Rush, the Civil War, and the building of the railroads.

20. Stagecoach (1939)
96 min | Adventure, Western
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A group of people traveling on a stagecoach find their journey complicated by the threat of Geronimo and learn something about each other in the process.

21. The Cowboys (1972)
131 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Western
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When his cattle drivers abandon him for the gold fields, rancher Wil Andersen is forced to take on a collection of young boys as his drivers in order to get his herd to market in time to ... See full summary »

22. The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (1962–1992)
105 min | Comedy, Music, Talk-Show
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Host Johnny Carson performs comedy routines and chats with various celebrities.

23. Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In (1967–1973)
60 min | Comedy, Music, Musical
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The original rapid fire sketch comedy show.

24. Sands of Iwo Jima (1949)
100 min | Action, Drama, War, Romance
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A dramatization of the World War II Battle of Iwo Jima.

25. In Harm's Way (1965)
165 min | Drama, War
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A naval officer reprimanded after Pearl Harbor is later promoted to rear admiral and gets a second chance to prove himself against the Japanese.

26. Biography (1987– )
60 min | Documentary, Biography, History
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The life stories of various historical figures and celebrities are told.

27. The Green Berets (1968)
142 min | Drama, War
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Col. Mike Kirby picks two teams of crack Green Berets for a mission in South Vietnam. First off is to build and control a camp that is trying to be taken by the enemy the second mission is to kidnap a North Vietnamese General.

28. The Lucy Show (1962–1968)
30 min | Comedy
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The wacky misadventures of a forever scheming woman, her reluctant best friend and her cantankerous boss.

29. The Shootist (1976)
100 min | Drama, Western
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A dying gunfighter spends his last days looking for a way to die with a minimum of pain and a maximum of dignity.

30. Hatari! (1962)
157 min | Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance
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A group of men trap wild animals in Africa and sell them to zoos. Will the arrival of a female wildlife photographer change their ways ?

31. Rooster Cogburn (1975)
108 min | Western
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Marshal Rooster Cogburn unwillingly teams up with Eula Goodnight to track down the killers of her father.

32. Big Jake (1971)
110 min | Action, Crime, Drama, Western
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The McCandles ranch is run over by a gang of cutthroats led by the evil John Fain. They kidnap little Jacob McCandles and hold him for a million dollar ransom. There is only one man who is ... See full summary »

33. Fort Apache (1948)
125 min | Western
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At Fort Apache, an honorable and veteran war captain finds conflict when his regime is placed under the command of a young, glory hungry lieutenant colonel with no respect for the local Indian tribe.

34. She Wore a Yellow Ribbon (1949)
103 min | Drama, Western
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After Custer and the 7th Cavalry are wiped out by Indians, everyone expects the worst. Capt. Nathan Brittles is ordered out on patrol but he's also required to take along Abby Allshard, ... See full summary »

35. Rio Grande (1950)
105 min | Romance, Western
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Rio Grande takes place after the Civil War when the Union turned their attention towards the Apaches. Union officer Kirby Yorke is in charge of an outpost on the Rio Grande in which he is ... See full summary »

36. Rio Lobo (1970)
114 min | Adventure, Western, Romance, War
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After the Civil War, Cord McNally searches for the traitor whose perfidy caused the defeat of McNally's unit and the loss of a close friend.

37. The Sons of Katie Elder (1965)
122 min | Western
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Ranch owner Katie Elder's four sons determine to avenge the murder of their father and the swindling of their mother.

38. The High and the Mighty (1954)
147 min | Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
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When a commercial airliner develops engine problems on a trans-Pacific flight and the pilot loses his nerve, it is up to the washed-up co-pilot Dan Roman to bring the plane in safely.

39. Operation Pacific (1951)
111 min | Drama, War
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During WWII, a submarine's second in command inherits the problem of torpedoes that don't explode. When on shore, he is eager to win back his ex-wife.

40. The Conqueror (1956)
111 min | Adventure, Biography, History, Romance, War
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Mongol chief Temujin battles against Tartar armies and for the love of the Tartar princess Bortai. Temujin becomes the emperor Genghis Khan.

41. Hondo (1953)
83 min | Drama, Romance, War, Western
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Army despatch rider Hondo Lane discovers a woman and her son living in the midst of warring Apaches, and he becomes their protector.

42. The War Wagon (1967)
96 min | Western
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Taw Jackson returns from prison having survived being shot, to the ranch and gold that Frank Pierce stole from him. Jackson makes a deal with Lomax, the man who shot him 5 years ago to join... See full summary »

43. American Masters (1985– )
90 min | Documentary, Biography, History, Music, Romance
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44. Angel and the Badman (1947)
100 min | Romance, Western
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Quirt Evans, an all round bad guy, is nursed back to health and sought after by Penelope Worth a quaker girl. He eventually finds himself having to choose between his world and the world Penelope lives in.

45. Chisum (1970)
111 min | Biography, Western
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Cattle baron John Chisum joins forces with Billy the Kid and Pat Garrett to fight the Lincoln County land war.

46. The American Experience (1988– )
60 min | Documentary, History
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A series showcasing documentaries on American history.

47. The Comancheros (1961)
107 min | Action, Western, Adventure, Romance
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Texas Ranger Jake Cutter arrests gambler Paul Regret, but soon finds himself teamed with his prisoner in an undercover effort to defeat a band of renegade arms merchants and thieves known ... See full summary »

48. The Horse Soldiers (1959)
115 min | Adventure, War, Western
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A Union Cavalry outfit is sent behind confederate lines in strength to destroy a rail/supply centre. Along with them is sent a doctor who causes instant antipathy between him and the ... See full summary »

49. The Jack Benny Program (1950–1965)
30 min | Comedy
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The comic misadventures of the skinflint comedian and his friends.

50. North to Alaska (1960)
122 min | Comedy, Western
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Sam and George strike gold in Alaska. George sends Sam to Seattle to bring George's fiancé back to Alaska. Sam finds she is already married, and returns instead with Angel. Sam, after ... See full summary »