When film fans think of Westerns, they immediately think of John Wayne. "The Duke" was the undisputed king of the genre since his first starring role in the 1930's until his death in 1979. Western fans and history buffs alike will enjoy these action-packed films.
Set shortly after the Battle of New Orleans, the film casts John Wayne as John Breen, a Kentucky trooper making the long journey homeward with his confreres. Breen becomes involved with a plan by robber baron Blake Randolph (John Howard) to deprive hundreds of French army refugees of land granted to them by an Act of Congress. Championing the cause of the refugees, Breen does his best to defeat Ra