Stagecoach (1939)

Stagecoach (1939)

Stagecoach (1939)

John Ford's classic 1939 Western about a stagecoach attempting to outrun the threat of Geronimo. Stars John Wayne as the famous Ringo Kid sharing the stagecoach alongside two women, a drunken doctor, and a conniving bank manager.

Best Actor (Thomas Mitchell) & Music, 1940s Academy Awards
1939Rating: PG96 minsUSA
WesternClassic
Director:
John Ford ('The Quiet Man', 'Rio Grande', 'The Grapes of Wrath')
Writer:
Ernest HaycoxDudley Nichols
Cast:
John WayneClaire TrevorAndy DevineJohn Carradine

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Stagecoach (1939) / Reviews

Empire Magazine

Empire Magazine

With this, Ford transformed the western from fading B-movie filler into genuine adult fare.

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Sydney Morning Herald

Sydney Morning Herald

One of the most fascinating motion pictures ever released...

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Time Magazine

Time Magazine

One of the season's most satisfactory pictures.

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Variety

Variety

Directorially, production is John Ford in peak form, sustaining interest and suspense throughout, and presenting exceptional characterizations.

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Roger Ebert

Roger Ebert

Holds our attention effortlessly and is paced with the elegance of a symphony.

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