John Ford

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United States film maker (1896-1973)


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Coley was formerly the other half of the American soft rock duo England Dan and John Ford Coley, which topped the charts with 18 Top 10 hits worldwide-most famous of which was the 1976 No.
As a member of England Dan & John Ford Coley, Dallas-born Coley had Top 10 numbers in the 1970s such as "I'd Really Love to See You Tonight'' and "Nights Are Forever Without You.
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Volume 1 of The Collected Works of John Ford concentrates solely on Ford's prose and poetry.
John Marini's "Defending the West: John Ford and the Creation of the Epic Western," expands on Jorge Luis Borges's claim that the epic tradition, neglected by modern "literary men" of Europe and the Americas, was saved in the 20th century by the Hollywood western.
He was nominated for two Academy Awards, and became pals and collaborated with John Ford.
WHEN John Ford was making The Quiet Man on location in the west of Ireland, the studio head in Hollywood looked at the extravagantly gorgeous footage - which would win the 1952 Oscar for colour cinematography - and complained, "Everything's all green.
Cited as an inspiration for directors as diverse as Scorsese, Kurosawa, Godard, Peckinpah, Leone and Wenders, John Ford made so many movies, through so many eras, he also ended up making a considerable impact on himself.
HOLLYWOOD legend Clint Eastwood yesterday became the first ever winner of an award honouring Irish film-maker John Ford.
Its future looks uncertain and Elland councillor John Ford says that losing it will be a massive blow to the town.
Bucci's introduction in the third quarter galvanised the Lions and they surged into a 42-34 lead before he got on the scoreboard, with teenage duo John Ford and Leo Cassidy impressing and 7ft 1in giant Dean Hanson formidable on rebound duty.
Foundry and engineering company Chamberlin plc (LSE:CMH) declared on Wednesday that John Ford, the managing director of its subsidiary Russell Ductile Castings Ltd, has bought 1,300 new ordinary shares of GBP0.
Pictured enjoying a game of football on Colwyn Bay beach are husband and wife Mark and Mary Craven and John Ford, while Hayley Corbishley, 16, and boyfriend Josh Bourdan enjoy ice creams at Pensarn beach, Abergele.