To commemorate one of America’s most iconic film heroes, John Wayne: The Epic Collection contains 38 discs with 40 Wayne films. During his 50 year film career, Wayne played the lead in more than 140 movies, an as yet unsurpassed record, and was nominated for three Academy Awards, winning the Best Actor award for his performance in True Grit (1969).
The collection comes packaged in a handsome book with unique collectibles and hours of special features. The coffee table book includes a chronological presentation of Wayne films, enhanced with wonderful photographs; the hours of special features include commentaries, documentaries, featurettes, vintage shorts and classic cartoons; and the special John Wayne collectibles include personal correspondence, script pages/covers, pages with Wayne’s notations and behind-the-scenes artifacts.
Movies included in John Wayne: The Epic Collection:
- Big Stampede, Ride Him Cowboy, Haunted Gold, Telegraph Trail, Somewhere in Sonora, Man from Monterey, Allegheny Uprising
- Reunion in France, Tall in the Saddle, Back to Bataan, They Were Expendable, Without Reservations, Tycoon, Fort Apache, The Three Godfathers, She Wore a Yellow Ribbon
- Flying Leathernecks, Operation Pacific, Big Jim McLain, Trouble Along the Way, Blood Alley, The Sea Chase, The Searchers, The Wings of Eagles, Rio Bravo
- Hatari, The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance, How The West Was Won: Special Edition, Donovan's Reef, In Harm's Way, The Sons of Katie Elder, El Dorado, The Green Berets, True Grit
- Chisum, The Cowboys: Deluxe Edition, Cahill: U.S. Marshall, The Train Robbers, McQ, The Shootist