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Year
1952
Runtime
129 min.
Director
John Ford
Genres
Drama, Romance, Comedy
Rating *
7.8
Votes *
30,255
Checks
4,630
Favs
289
Dislikes
78
Favs/checks
6.2% (1:16)
Favs/dislikes
4:1
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  1. Blocho's avatar

    Blocho

    I know this movie is from the fifties and set in the twenties. I know that it depicts a society with very traditional gender roles. But I just can't laugh off (as the filmmakers clearly hoped audiences would) John Wayne dragging Maureen O'Hara across the ground and then accepting a stick to beat her with. If that's an overly presentist viewpoint, so be it. 7 years 4 months ago
  2. Thorkell's avatar

    Thorkell

    This was a huge disappointment! Both boring and really bad morals. A man has to prove he is a man, by fighting others and oppressing his wife. Otherwise no one will respect him, least of all his wife, who needs a man who is willing to drag her 5 miles, kicking and screaming. It gets 8/10 on IMDb. Am I missing something? 10 years 5 months ago
  3. Torgo's avatar

    Torgo

    Well, guess it's not the 1950s anymore .. 7 years 6 months ago
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  1. This movie ranks #21 in National Board of Review Award - Best Film
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  2. This movie ranks #42 in Academy Award - Best Cinematography
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  3. This movie ranks #76 in AFI's 100 Years...100 Passions
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  4. This movie ranks #188 in Academy Award - Best Picture Nominees
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  5. This movie ranks #223 in BFI's 360 Classic Feature Films Project
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  6. This movie ranks #225 in TSPDT's 1,000 Greatest Films
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  7. This movie ranks #243 in Eureka!'s The Masters of Cinema Series
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  8. This movie ranks #246 in 1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die
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  9. This movie ranks #268 in Emma Beare's 501 Must-See Movies
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  10. This movie ranks #346 in Sight & Sound's The Greatest Films of All Time
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  11. This movie ranks #450 in David Thomson's Have You Seen?
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  12. This movie ranks #479 in UNESCO's Memory of the World
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  13. This movie ranks #618 in Halliwell's Top 1000: The Ultimate Movie Countdown
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  14. This movie ranks #634 in Library of Congress's National Film Registry
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  15. This movie ranks #694 in The New York Times's Book of Movies
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