A series of John Wayne westerns made in the 1930's. Rarely seen movies of The "Duke" as a young man. John Wayne's first leading role came in the widescreen epic The Big Trail (1930), which led to leading roles in numerous films throughout the 1930's, many of them westerns. His career rose to further heights in 1939, with John Ford's Stagecoach making him an instant superstar. Wayne would go on to star in 142 pictures, primarily western films. Enjoy our series of early films from this incredible era showcasing a very young John Wayne as a budding, rising star in Hollywood.