Appeared in a "Screen Director's Playhouse" broadcast of "Stagecoach".
13 Biographical Movies |
25 Print Biographies |
2 Portrayals |
1 Interview |
31 Articles |
1 Magazine Cover Photo |
Commander John Ford | Jack Ford | Jack Francis | John | Rear Admiral John Ford USNVR Ret. | John Ford Captain U.S.N.R. | Lt. Cmdr. John Ford U.S.N.R. | RAdm. John Ford USNR [Ret.]
6' (1.83 m)
Did You Know?
It is easier to get an actor to be a cowboy than to get a cowboy to be an actor.
He often used members of his family (including his two brothers, Francis Ford
and Edward O'Fearna
) in his films, but only in subordinate roles. Patrick Ford
recalled, "My conversations with him, as his only son--that I know of--were always 'Yessir', until one day I said 'no sir', and then I was no longer around. Our family life was pretty much that of a ship master and his crew, or a wagon master...
Westerns and war movies