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Did You Know?
I never had a goddamn artistic problem in my life, never, and I've worked with the best of them. John Ford
isn't exactly a bum, is he? Yet he never gave me any manure about art. He just made movies and that's what I do.
Although it has often been written that Wayne was dying of cancer when he made The Shootist
(1976), his final film, this is not actually true. Following the removal of his entire left lung in 1964, he was cancer-free for the next 12 years. It wasn't until Christmas 1978 that he fell seriously ill again, and in January of the following year the cancer was found to have returned.
His movies frequently reflected his conservative values