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2 hrs ago | Examiner.com

'The Wings Of Eagles (1957)' Movie Review: I'm gonna move that toe

This film is of the life Frank "Spig" Wead . Spig was born in 1895 and saw the rise of the airplane to be a functional instrument in the defense of this nation.

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Related Topix: The Wings of Eagles, Drama Movies, Celebrities, Maureen O'Hara

6 hrs ago | UPI

Iconic cowboy hat worn by John Wayne up for auction

The film star wore the hat in six major Westerns: The Comancheros , McLintock! , The Sons of Katie Elder , El Dorado and The Undefeated .

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Related Topix: Western, Action Movies, Comedy Movies, The Comancheros, The Sons of Katie Elder, Adventure, McLintock!, Celebrities, Movies, Entertainment

10 hrs ago | EDGE

TCM Greatest Classic Legends: John Wayne

With over two dozen extent DVD sets dedicated to John Wayne, the last item one needs is yet another.

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Related Topix: Blood Alley, Action Movies, Adventure, Celebrities

Wed Apr 23, 2014

The Austin Chronicle

A Legend Lives On

Should the big guy, John Wayne, be more your cup of bourbon than scary monsters, Dallas offers a chance to dwell in his company this weekend, April 24-27, at the John Wayne Film Festival.

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Related Topix: The Comancheros, Western, Drama Movies, The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance, Action Movies, The Searchers, Adventure, Celebrities, West, TX, Snyder, TX

Mail on Sunday

John Wayne's cowboy hat up for sale and valued at A 17k

Prince Charles and Camilla 'utterly devastated' as Duchess's brother Mark Shand, 62, dies after falling outside New York bar Japanese MP angry that Michelle didn't join president on Tokyo trip makes extraordinary claim that Obama CHEATS and their looming divorce is 'an open secret' Cardiologist who bilked strip club out of $135,000 spent most of ... (more)

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Related Topix: The Comancheros, Western, Action Movies, Adventure, Celebrities, World News, Prince Charles

KTAR

Officials warn of target shooting hazard in fire season

Position: Senior News Reporter. Started with KTAR July 4, 1999. Favorite food: Steak and shrimp, and any food on campouts.

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Related Topix: Pinetop-Lakeside, AZ, Western, Drama Movies, True Grit, Adventure, Celebrities, Flagstaff, AZ

Tue Apr 22, 2014

The Papillion Times

What to watch: John Wayne in 'Stagecoach' on TCM

Read more by Laura at tvisafoodgroup.com , and listen to the "Pat and JT" show on 98.5 FM Monday mornings at 6:30 and 9:30.

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Related Topix: Celebrities, Short, Comedy Movies, ER, Er, Drama Movies, Soap Opera, Entertainment, Drama, Television, St. Elsewhere

Free Republic

John Wayne Movie Marathon on TCM Monday Night Through Early Saturday

"She Wore a Yellow Ribbon", one of my top ten movies. I own the colorized version, but actually prefer the BW version.

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Related Topix: Western, The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance, She Wore a Yellow Ribbon, Celebrities

Mon Apr 21, 2014

OpEdNews

It Is Time to Bury the "Honest Broker" Deception

Brokers of Deceit: How the U.S. Has Undermined Peace in the Middle East, Winner of the 2014 Lionel Trilling Book Award In John Ford's film, The Searchers , Ethan is talking with his bother Aaron.

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Related Topix: Western, Drama Movies, The Searchers, Pop/Rock, Celebrities, US News, US Senate, Democrat, US Politics, Barack Obama, Israel, World News, Middle East, University of Chicago

Examiner.com

'The War Wagon (1967)' Movie Review: Rights a wrong

Taw Jackson has just been released from a three year stint in prison. He intends to go back to his home and take it back from the man who framed him and took his ranch.

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Related Topix: Celebrities, Bruce Cabot

KTAR

Arizona's fire resources in good shape for now

Position: Senior News Reporter. Started with KTAR July 4, 1999. Favorite food: Steak and shrimp, and any food on campouts.

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Related Topix: Arizona, Pinetop-Lakeside, AZ, Western, Drama Movies, True Grit, Adventure, Celebrities, Phoenix, AZ

Sun Apr 20, 2014

Laura's Miscellaneous Musings

Tonight's Movie: North to Alaska

Easter Sunday seemed like a good time to catch up with a lighthearted John Wayne-Stewart Granger movie I'd never seen before, NORTH TO ALASKA .

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Related Topix: Western, Comedy Movies, North to Alaska, McLintock!, Celebrities, Stewart Granger

Star Tribune

TV picks for April 21:  "Mean Girls," John Wayne, "Muscle Shoals"

Make way, pilgrim. John Wayne is taking center stage during prime time for the next five nights, starting with four films he did before 1939's "Stagecoach" made him a major star.

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Related Topix: The Big Trail, Western, Adventure, Celebrities, Muscle Shoals, AL, Entertainment

Fri Apr 18, 2014

Wall Street Journal

The Smart One and the Genius

Lest you are one of those pinkos who reach for a gun at the mention of John Wayne, let me remind you of the awe Bob Dylan experienced in the great man's presence.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

KTAR

Repaving to close part of Arizona highway 89A

Position: Senior News Reporter. Started with KTAR July 4, 1999. Favorite food: Steak and shrimp, and any food on campouts.

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Related Topix: Arizona, Pinetop-Lakeside, AZ, Western, Drama Movies, True Grit, Adventure, Celebrities

The Economist

American cinema: A man in full

John Wayne: The Life and Legend. By Scott Eyman. Simon and Schuster; 512 pages; $32.50 and A 25. Buy from Amazon.com , Amazon.co.uk SOON after his 57th birthday, John Wayne learned that he had a big cancerous tumour on his left lung.

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Related Topix: Western, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Stagecoach, The Searchers, Celebrities, Simon & Schuster

The Papillion Times

Tommy Lee Jones made a Nebraska western, and here's the trailer

"The Homesman," an upcoming western from writer/director/actor Tommy Lee Jones, looks like something close to a sure thing.

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Related Topix: Celebrities, Tommy Lee Jones, Western, Drama Movies, The Shootist, True Grit, Adventure

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Gilmer Mirror

3rd Annual John Wayne Film Festival Tickets Now Open to the Public

Tickets for the 3rd Annual John Wayne Film Festival, hosted by LOOK Cinemas and benefiting John Wayne Cancer Foundation, will open to the public at noon today.

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Related Topix: Celebrities, Medicine, Cancer, Health, Dallas, TX

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Patch.com

John Wayne Cancer Institute Auxiliary Honors Mandela Family, Dr....

Broadway Actor Davis Gaines Performed; J.R. Martinez Served as Master of Ceremonies The Mandela Family was honored with the "True Grit" Humanitarian Award at the 29th annual Odyssey Ball on Saturday, April 5, at the Four Seasons Beverly Wilshire Hotel, Beverly Hills.

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Related Topix: Celebrities, Beverly Hills, CA, Canada

KTAR

Arizona utility says it's in shape to keep power going during wildfire season

Position: Senior News Reporter. Started with KTAR July 4, 1999. Favorite food: Steak and shrimp, and any food on campouts.

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Related Topix: Wildfire, Fire, Natural Disasters, Pinetop-Lakeside, AZ, True Grit, Western, Drama Movies, Adventure, Celebrities

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