Francis Ford Movies List

Francis Ford
Francis Ford
Portland, Maine, USA
Officer '444'

Actor Francis Ford Filmography

Showing 1 to 10 of 48 movies
Showing 1 to 10 of 48 movies
The Sun Shines Bright
The Sun Shines Bright ( English )
Director: John Ford
Release date: 02-05-1953
The Quiet Man
The Quiet Man ( English )
Director: John Ford
Music Director: Victor Young
Release date: 21-07-1952
Wagon Master
Wagon Master ( English )
Director: Movita
Music Director: Frank S. Nugent
Release date: 19-04-1950
She Wore a Yellow Ribbon
Artist: John Wayne , Victor McLaglen , Joanne Dru , John Agar , Ben Johnson
Director: Arthur Shields
Music Director: Jack Tornek , Lowell J. Farrell , Frank Webster , Clem Portman
Release date: 22-10-1949
The Far Frontier
The Far Frontier ( English )
Artist: Roy Rogers , Trigger , Gail Davis , Andy Devine , Francis Ford
Director: William Witney
Music Director: R. Dale Butts
Release date: 29-12-1948
3 Godfathers
3 Godfathers ( English )
Artist: John Wayne , Pedro Armendáriz , Harry Carey , Jr. , Ward Bond
Music Director: John Ford , Frank Wesselhoff , Joseph I. Kane , Ann Peck
Release date: 01-12-1948
The Plunderers
The Plunderers ( English )
Director: Joseph Kane
Release date: 30-10-1948
Eyes of Texas
Eyes of Texas ( English )
Artist: Roy Rogers , Trigger , Lynne Roberts , Andy Devine , Trigger
Director: William Witney
Release date: 15-06-1948
Driftwood ( English )
Director: Allan Dwan
Release date: 15-09-1947
The Gunfighters
The Gunfighters ( English )
Director: George Waggner
Music Director: Rudy Schrager
Release date: 15-07-1947
Showing 1 to 10 of 48 movies
Showing 1 to 10 of 48 movies

Francis Ford Biography

From Wikipedia Francis Ford (born Francis Feeney, August 14, 1881 – September 5, 1953) was a prolific film actor, writer, and director. He was the mentor and elder brother of film director John Ford. He also appeared in many of John Ford's movies, including Young Mr. Lincoln and The Quiet Man. Francis Ford was born in Portland, Maine. He was the son of John A. Feeney, who was born in the village of Spiddal, County Galway, Ireland in 1854. By 1878, John had moved to Portland, Maine and opened a saloon, at 42 Center Street, that used a false front to pose as grocery store. John opened four others in following years. After service in the infantry in the Spanish-American War, Francis left home. He drifted into the film business in New York City, working for David Horsley, Al Christie, and the Star Film Company's San Antonio operation under Gaston Méliès. He adopted the name Ford from the automobile. From San Antonio Francis began his Hollywood career working for Thomas H. Ince at Ince's Bison studio, directing and appearing in westerns. Francis Ford's younger brother, John M. Feeney, was a successful fullback and defensive tackle on a Portland High state championship football team, nicknamed "Bull". In 1914 Bull followed Francis to Hollywood, changed his name to John Ford and would eventually surpass his elder brother's considerable reputation. Francis Ford's son, Philip Ford, was also a film actor/director.

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