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John Ford's The Quiet Man

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We have produced a Style Guide to help editors follow a standard format when editing a listing. If you are unsure how best to edit this programme please take a moment to read it.
Starring John Wayne, Maureen O'Hara with Barry Fitzgerald, Victor McLaglen
Sean Thornton returns to his native Galway to settle down in peace and quiet after making good in America. But there are many trials and tribulations awaiting him - culminating in a marathon fight up hill and down dale with the whole village joining in, and ending, inevitably, in the pub!

(Christmas Films: pages 17-19)

Contributors

Director: John Ford
Sean Thornton: John Wayne
Mary Kate Danaher: Maureen O'Hara
Michaeleen Flynn: Barry Fitzgerald
'Red' Will Danaher: Victor McLaglen
Father Lonergan: Ward Bond
Mrs Tillane: Mildred Natwick
Tobin: Francis Ford
Mrs Playfair: Eileen Crowe
The Woman: May Craig
Rev Playfair: Arthur Shields
Forbes: Charles Fitzsimons

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John Ford's The Quiet Man

BBC Two England, 24 December 1972 23.05






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