John Ford's Available Films

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1.
Straight Shooting (1917)
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Cattleman Flint cuts off farmer Sims' water supply. When Sims' son Ted goes for water, one of Flint's men kills him. Cheyenne is sent to finish off Sims, but finding the family at the newly dug grave, he changes sides. (57 mins.)
Director: Jack Ford
 
2.
Bucking Broadway (1917)
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A ranch foreman battles a rich stockbroker for the affections of a beautiful young woman. (53 mins.)
Director: Jack Ford
 
3.
By Indian Post (1919 Short Film)
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Jode McWilliams, the foreman of Circle O, is in love with Peg, the daughter of Pa Owens, the owner of the ranch... (20 mins.)
Director: Jack Ford
 
4.
Just Pals (1920)
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Small-town tramp befriends runaway boy. (50 mins.)
Director: Jack Ford
 
5.
The Village Blacksmith (1922)
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(80 mins.)
Director: Jack Ford
 
6.
Cameo Kirby (1923)
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Wrongfully blamed for the death of Col. John Randall, Cameo Kirby (Gilbert) must find the true villain... (70 mins.)
Director: John Ford
 
7.
The Iron Horse (1924)
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After witnessing the murder of his father by a renegade as a boy, the grown-up Brandon helps to realize his father's dream of a transcontinental railway. (150 mins.)
 
8.
Lightnin' (1925)
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(104 mins.)
Director: John Ford
 
9.
The Shamrock Handicap (1926)
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Trovatosi in grosse difficoltà economiche, un vecchio nobiluomo irlandese è costretto a vendere parte... (66 mins.)
Director: John Ford
 
10.
3 Bad Men (1926)
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Three outlaws come to the aid of a young girl after her father is killed. (92 mins.)
Director: John Ford
 
11.
The Blue Eagle (1926)
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(58 mins.)
 
12.
Mother Machree (1928)
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Ellen McHugh, a poor Irish immigrant to America, finds work in a carnival and is thus able to send her son Brian to a fine school... (75 mins.)
 
13.
Four Sons (1928)
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A family saga in which three of a Bavarian widow's sons go to war for Germany and the fourth goes to America, Germany's eventual opponent. (100 mins.)
Director: John Ford
 
14.
Hangman's House (1928)
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Victor McLaglen, an exile Irish patriot, risks his life by returning to Ireland and helping a young couple. John Wayne is an over-enthusiastic spectator who smashes a picket fence. (80 mins.)
 
15.
Riley the Cop (1928)
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(68 mins.)
 
16.
The Black Watch (1929)
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Captain Donald King of the British Army goes to India just as World War I breaks out, convincing his comrades that he is a coward... (93 mins.)
Director: John Ford
 
17.
Salute (1929)
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West Point Cadet John and Annapolis Midshipman Frank focus their fraternal rivalry on the big Army-Navy football game. (84 mins.)
 
18.
Men Without Women (1930)
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Navy divers clear the torpedo tube of a sunken submarine. (77 mins.)
Director: John Ford
 
19.
Born Reckless (1930)
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Hoping to use the publicity to get re-elected, a judge sentences a notorious gangster to fight in the war. (82 mins.)
 
20.
Up the River (1930)
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When paroled trustee Steve and former inmate Judy who try to put their criminal lives behind them are blackmailed, two career criminals come to their rescue. (92 mins.)
Director: John Ford
 
21.
Seas Beneath (1931)
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In the waning days of WWI, a U.S. "Mystery Ship," sets sail for the coast of Spain towing a submarine... (90 mins.)
Director: John Ford
 
22.
Arrowsmith (1931)
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Based on Sinclair Lewis's novel "Arrowsmith". A medical researcher is sent to a plague outbreak, where he has to decide priorities for the use of a vaccine. (108 mins.)
Director: John Ford
 
23.
Air Mail (1932)
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Level headed Mike Miller runs Desert Airport, an air mail base full of daring young pilots risking their... (84 mins.)
Director: John Ford
 
24.
Flesh (1932)
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Gifted German wrestler Polokai falls in love with ex-con Laura, who persuades him to emigrate to America and gets him involved with crooked promoters. (96 mins.)
 
25.
Pilgrimage (1933)
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(96 mins.)
Director: John Ford
 
26.
Doctor Bull (1933)
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Doc Bull, a no-nonsense country doctor who has served his community for decades, fights small-town prejudice and provincialism in several crises. (77 mins.)
Director: John Ford
 
27.
The Lost Patrol (1934)
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A dozen British soldiers, lost in a Mesopotamian desert during world war I, are menaced by unseen Arab enemies. (73 mins.)
Director: John Ford
 
28.
The World Moves On (1934)
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Richard Girard is part of a New Orleans family working closely with the English Warburtons. When Richard meets Mary Warburton she is engaged to Erik von Gerardt. He does wed Mary but their time in America is financially difficult. (104 mins.)
Director: John Ford
 
29.
Judge Priest (1934)
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Judge Priest, a proud Confederate veteran, uses common sense and considerable humanity to dispense justice in a small town in the Post-Bellum Kentucky. (80 mins.)
Director: John Ford
 
30.
The Whole Town's Talking (1935)
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A meek milquetoast of a clerk is mistaken for Public Enemy #1, and the notorious killer takes advantage of the situation. (93 mins.)
Director: John Ford
 
31.
The Informer (1935)
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In 1922, an Irish rebel informs on his friend, then feels doom closing in. (91 mins.)
Director: John Ford
 
32.
Steamboat Round the Bend (1935)
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A Louisiana con man enters his steamboat into a winner-take-all race with a rival while trying to find a witness to free his nephew, about to be hung for murder. (82 mins.)
Director: John Ford
 
33.
The Prisoner of Shark Island (1936)
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The story of Dr. Samuel Mudd, who was imprisoned after innocently treating President Lincoln's assassin in 1865. (96 mins.)
Director: John Ford
 
34.
Mary of Scotland (1936)
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The recently widowed Mary Stuart returns to Scotland to reclaim her throne but is opposed by her half-brother and her own Scottish lords. (123 mins.)
Director: John Ford
 
35.
The Plough and the Stars (1936)
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A husband clashes with his wife over his membership to the Irish citizen army. (72 mins.)
Director: John Ford
 
36.
Wee Willie Winkie (1937)
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Priscilla Williams is a young girl traveling with her mother, Joyce, to join her paternal grandfather... (100 mins.)
Director: John Ford
 
37.
The Hurricane (1937)
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A Polynesian sailor -- unjustly imprisoned after defending himself against a colonial bully -- is relentlessly persecuted by his island's martinet French governor. (110 mins.)
Director: John Ford
 
38.
Four Men and a Prayer (1938)
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The sons of a disgraced British officer try to clear his name. (85 mins.)
Director: John Ford
 
39.
Submarine Patrol (1938)
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A naval officer is demoted for negligence and put in command of a run-down submarine chaser and with a motley crew. (95 mins.)
Director: John Ford
 
40.
Stagecoach (1939)
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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. (96 mins.)
Director: John Ford
 
41.
Young Mr. Lincoln (1939)
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A fictionalized account of the early life of the American president as a young lawyer facing his greatest court case. (100 mins.)
Director: John Ford
 
42.
Drums Along the Mohawk (1939)
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Newlyweds Gil and Lana Martin try to establish a farm in the Mohawk Valley but are menaced by Indians and Tories as the Revolutinary War begins. (104 mins.)
Director: John Ford
 
43.
The Grapes of Wrath (1940)
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A poor Midwest family is forced off of their land. They travel to California, suffering the misfortunes of the homeless in the Great Depression. (129 mins.)
Director: John Ford
 
44.
The Long Voyage Home (1940)
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Aboard the freighter Glencairn, the lives of the crew are lived out in fear, loneliness, suspicion and cameraderie... (105 mins.)
Director: John Ford
 
45.
Tobacco Road (1941)
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Hillbilly family life in 1941 rural Georgia. (84 mins.)
Director: John Ford
 
46.
How Green Was My Valley (1941)
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At the turn of the century in a Welsh mining village, the Morgans, he stern, she gentle, raise coal-mining sons and hope their youngest will find a better life. (118 mins.)
Director: John Ford
 
47.
Torpedo Squadron (1942 Documentary)
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A short documentary filed during the Battle of Midway, June 4, 1942. Focuses on the 30 men in the torpedo squadron of the US Aircraft Carrier Hornet. (8 mins.)
Director: John Ford
 
48.
Sex Hygiene (1942 Short Film)
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Several servicemen relax by playing pool, but one of them goes off to spend time with a prostitute. Later... (30 mins.)
 
49.
The Battle of Midway (1942 Documentary)
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The Japanese attack on Midway in June 1942, filmed as it happened. (18 mins.)
 
50.
December 7th: The Movie (1943)
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"Docudrama" about the bombing of Pearl Harbor on December 7th, 1941 and its results, the recovering of the ships, the improving of defense in Hawaii and the US efforts to beat back the Japanese reinforcements. (82 mins.)
 
51.
They Were Expendable (1945)
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A dramatized account of the role of the American PT Boats in the defense of the Philippines in World War II. (135 mins.)
 
52.
My Darling Clementine (1946)
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A Western retelling the tale of the Shoot-out at the OK Corral. (97 mins.)
Director: John Ford
 
53.
The Fugitive (1947)
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Anti--Catholic and anti-cleric policies in the Mexican state of Tabasco lead the revolutionary government to persecute the state's last remaining priest. (104 mins.)
Director: John Ford
 
54.
Fort Apache (1948)
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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. (125 mins.)
Director: John Ford
 
55.
3 Godfathers (1948)
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When 3 outlaws on the run find a dying woman and her newborn baby in the desert they vow to save the child. (106 mins.)
Director: John Ford
 
56.
She Wore a Yellow Ribbon (1949)
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Captain Nathan Brittles, on the eve of retirement, takes out a last patrol to stop an impending massive Indian attack. Encumbered by women who must be evacuated, Brittles finds his mission imperiled. (103 mins.)
Director: John Ford
 
57.
When Willie Comes Marching Home (1950)
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Willie Kluggs enters the service with hopes of going overseas, but his uncanny marksmanship keeps him at home as a shooting instructor... much to his embarrassment. (82 mins.)
Director: John Ford
 
58.
Wagon Master (1950)
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Two young drifters guide a Mormon wagon train to the San Juan Valley and encounter cutthroats, Indians, geography, and moral challenges on the journey. (86 mins.)
Director: John Ford
 
59.
Rio Grande (1950)
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Rio Grande takes place after the Civil War when the Union turned their attention towards the Apaches... (105 mins.)
Director: John Ford
 
60.
This Is Korea! (1951 Documentary)
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Director John Ford's documentary about the beginnings of the Korean War, after North Korenn troops invaded South Korea and battled U.S.... (50 mins.)
 
61.
The Quiet Man (1952)
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A retired American boxer returns to the village of his birth in Ireland, where he finds love. (129 mins.)
Director: John Ford
 
62.
What Price Glory (1952)
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The wartime romantic misadventures of Captain Flagg, commander of a company of US Marines in 1918 France. (111 mins.)
Director: John Ford
 
63.
The Sun Shines Bright (1953)
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John Ford weaves three "Judge Priest" stories together to form a good- natured exploration of honour... (90 mins.)
Director: John Ford
 
64.
Mogambo (1953)
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On a Kenyan safari, white hunter Victor Marswell has a love triangle with seductive American socialite Eloise Kelly and anthropologist Donald Nordley's cheating wife Linda. (116 mins.)
Director: John Ford
 
65.
The Long Gray Line (1955)
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The life story of a salt-of-the-earth Irish immigrant, who becomes an Army Noncommissioned Officer and... (138 mins.)
Director: John Ford
 
66.
Mister Roberts (1955)
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Comedy-drama about life on a not particularly important ship of the US Navy during WW2. (123 mins.)
 
67.
Screen Directors Playhouse (1955 TV Series)
Episode: Rookie of the Year (1955)
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A small town sportswriter attending the World Series recognizes a young ballplayer as the son of former baseball hero who was banned for throwing a game. (30 mins.)
 
68.
The Searchers (1956)
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A Civil War veteran embarks on a journey to rescue his niece from an Indian tribe. (119 mins.)
Director: John Ford
 
69.
The Wings of Eagles (1957)
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A biography of Navy flier-turned-screenwriter Frank W. "Spig" Wead. (110 mins.)
Director: John Ford
 
70.
The Rising of the Moon (1957)
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Three vignettes of old Irish country life, based on a series of short stories. In "The Majesty of the... (81 mins.)
Director: John Ford
 
71.
Gideon of Scotland Yard (1958)
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A typical day for Scotland Yard Inspector George Gideon consists in working on several cases at the same time. (91 mins.)
Director: John Ford
 
72.
The Last Hurrah (1958)
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Frank Skeffington is an old Irish-American political boss, running for re-election as Mayor of of a US town for the last time. (121 mins.)
Director: John Ford
 
73.
The Horse Soldiers (1959)
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A Union Cavalry outfit is sent behind Confederate lines in strength to destroy a rail/supply center... (115 mins.)
Director: John Ford
 
74.
Sergeant Rutledge (1960)
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Respected black cavalry Sergeant Brax Rutledge stands court-martial for raping and killing a white woman and murdering her father, his superior officer. (111 mins.)
Director: John Ford
 
75.
Two Rode Together (1961)
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The US Army is under pressure from the desperate relatives of white prisoners of the Comanches to secure their rescue... (109 mins.)
Director: John Ford
 
76.
The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance (1962)
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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. (123 mins.)
Director: John Ford
 
77.
Alcoa Premiere (1961 TV Series)
Episode: Flashing Spikes (1962)
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An old ballplayer, thrown out of baseball due to a bribery scandal, becomes friends with a young phenom... (60 mins.)
 
78.
How the West Was Won (1962)
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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. (164 mins.)
 
79.
Donovan's Reef (1963)
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Comedy subtly dealing with moral issues such as racial bigotry, corporate greed, American belief of societal superiority and hypocrisy. (109 mins.)
Director: John Ford
 
80.
Cheyenne Autumn (1964)
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When the government agency fails to deliver even the meager supplies due by treaty to the proud Cheyenne tribe in their barren desert reserve... (154 mins.)
Director: John Ford
 
81.
Young Cassidy (1965)
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Biographical drama based on the early life of playwright Sean O'Casey, depicting his rise from the 1910... (110 mins.)
Director: Jack Cardiff
 
82.
7 Women (1966)
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Legendary director John Ford's final film involving seven dedicated missionary women in China circa 1935 trying to protect themselves from the advances of a Mongolian barbaric warlord and his cut-throat gang of warriors. (87 mins.)
Director: John Ford
 
83.
Chesty: A Tribute to a Legend (1976 Documentary)
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A tribute documentary on the most decorated U.S. Marine, General Lewis B. 'Chesty' Puller. (47 mins.)
Director: John Ford