Tuesday, February 16, 2021

Own 14 of John Wayne’s Most Essential Films Together in One Collection for the First Time

 14-DVD Set Arrives May 11, 2021


Relive some of the greatest performances by legendary actor John Wayne with the JOHN WAYNE ESSENTIAL 14-MOVIE COLLECTION, arriving on DVD May 11, 2021 from Paramount Home Entertainment.


An American hero and icon, Wayne had an epic, 50-year film career in which he played the lead in over 140 films.  He was nominated* for three Academy Awards®, winning the Best Actor award for his performance in True Grit.


Representing Paramount’s biggest John Wayne collection ever, this 14-movie set spans nearly 25 years of Wayne’s exceptional career and includes his only Oscar®-winning performance in True Gritand his final lead role in The Shootist.  Encompassing epic stories of integrity and dramatic battles of will, these fan-favorites capture the virtue, courage, and humor of an American original. 


The films in the DVD collection are:

·       Hondo (1953)

·       Island in the Sky (1953)

·       The High and the Mighty (1954)

·       The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance (1962)

·       Hatari! (1962)

·       Donovan’s Reef (1963)

·       McLintock! (1963)

·       In Harm’s Way (1965)

·       The Sons of Katie Elder (1965)

·       El Dorado (1966)

·       True Grit (1969)

·       Rio Lobo (1970)

·       Big Jake (1971)

·       The Shootist (1976)