John Ford's Stagecoach

Stagecoach (1939)

1h 36min. // A simple stagecoach trip is complicated by the fact that Geronimo is on the warpath in the area. The passengers on the coach include a drunken doctor, two women, a bank manager who has taken off with his client’s money, and the famous Ringo Kid, among others.

 

Directed by: John Ford

Writing Credits: Ernest Haycox (story), Dudley Nichols (screenplay)

Starring: John Wayne (as Ringo Kid), Claire Trevor (as Dallas) and Andy Devine (as Buck)

 

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Awards:

WON. National Board of Review, USA 1939. Top Ten Films.

WON. National Board of Review, USA 1939. Best Acting. Thomas Mitchell.

WON. New York Film Critics Circle Awards 1939. Best Director. John Ford.

WON. Academy Awards, USA 1940. Best Actor in a Supporting Role. Thomas Mitchell.

WON. Academy Awards, USA 1940. Best Music, Scoring. Richard Hageman, W. Franke Harling, John Leipold and Leo Shuken.

WON. National Film Preservation Board, USA 1995. National Film Registry.

WON. Online Film & Television Association 2011. Motion Picture.

NOMINATED. Academy Awards, USA 1940. Best Picture.

NOMINATED. Academy Awards, USA 1940. Best Director. John Ford.

NOMINATED. Academy Awards, USA 1940. Best Cinematography, Black and White. Bert Gennon.

NOMINATED. Academy Awards, USA 1940. Best Art Direction. Alexander Toluboff.

NOMINATED. Academy Awards, USA 1940. Best Film Editing. Otho Lovering and Dorothy Spencer.

 

 

Photo Gallery:

John Wayne, George Bancroft, and Louise Platt in Stagecoach

John Wayne, John Carradine, and Louise Platt in Stagecoach

 

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