Director Peter Bogdanovich wrote in the New York Times Book Review that john wayne is “authoritative and thoroughly engaging.”
They were cowboys, and john wayne was the biggest star of them all.
Perhaps this is why his image now appears in a country music video alongside Martin Luther King and john wayne.
From her Newsweek cover to confusing john wayne with john wayne Gacy, see some of the highlights and lowlights of her campaign.
This was a subject that Eastwood, second only to john wayne among Western screen heroes, knew well.
As they spoke, I could almost swear Hank was slipping into a john wayne impersonation.
And who epitomizes the homesteading patriarch better than john wayne?
The role was originally offered to john wayne, who rejected it for being “unpatriotic.”
She wanted it to be the West of Louis L'Amour novels and john wayne movies.
To stay handsome, and look cool, strong, and silent, like john wayne.
Very tough and durable; militarily exemplary (1970s+ Army)
An aggressive police officer (1990s+)
To handle a weapon, esp a machine gun, in an ostentatiously unconventional way (1970s+ Army)