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Legendary actor, Glenn Ford, was born Gwyllyn Samuel Newton Ford on May 1, 1916 in Quebec City, Canada. Ford died at the age of 90 on Aug 30, 2006 in Beverly Hills, Los Angeles County and was laid to rest in Woodlawn Cemetery in Santa Monica, Los Angeles County, CA.

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He was honored with one star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in the category of Motion Pictures. In addition, Ford was inducted into the National Cowboy and Western Heritage Museum . Ford was never nominated for an Academy Award.

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March Mardness #16

By Kat_Selby on Mar 16, 2018 From All Good Things

Welcome to Day 16 of MARCH MADNESS! Every day in March, ALL GOOD THINGS will highlight a Classic film Super-star, you know, the type renowned for really, really B.A.D. to sweetest-dearest-most darling! DAY #15 Results: RITA HAYWORTH - Almost a tie! One vote gave the win to GILDA, and only 1 point ... Read full article


Warner Archive Blu-ray: Henry Fonda and Charm in The Rounders (1965)

By KC on Jun 6, 2017 From Classic Movies

and Henry Fonda star as a pair of bronco riders who have gone soft in the brains, but still have hopes of making their fortune in the modern Western, The Rounders (1965), now available on Blu-ray from Warner Archive. Ford and Fonda are Ben Jones and Howdy Lewis. They make their living br... Read full article


Seven Things to Know About

By Rick29 on Sep 26, 2016 From Classic Film & TV Cafe

1. was born Gwyllyn Samuel Newton Ford in Sainte-Christine-d'Auvergne, Quebec, Canada. He became a naturalized U. S. citizen in 1939. His father was a railroad executive; Ford played a railroad engineer in Fritz Lang's classic film noir Human Desire (1954). 2. Ford was a registered Democ... Read full article


Seven Things to Know About

By Rick29 on Sep 26, 2016 From Classic Film & TV Cafe

1. was born Gwyllyn Samuel Newton Ford in Sainte-Christine-d'Auvergne, Quebec, Canada. He became a naturalized U. S. citizen in 1939. His father was a railroad executive; Ford played a railroad engineer in Fritz Lang's classic film noir Human Desire (1954). 2. Ford was a registered Democ... Read full article


Fate Is the Hunter (1964) – with and Nancy Kwan

By Greg Orypeck on Aug 11, 2016 From Classic Film Freak

Share This! Sam McBane played with death to prove a theory. Fate Is the Hunter?had at the time, and still has, a lot going for it?a string of first-class major stars of the day, a diverse supporting cast, music by Jerry Goldsmith and Oscar-nominated cinematography by Milton Krasner.? Just because it... Read full article


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Glenn Ford Quotes:

John Parrish: Never meet the enemy on his terms.


David G. Stannard: Now I see why the unemployed have so many children.


Al Colby: Take a good look at yourself! Who'd want to kiss THAT?


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Like his close friend Ronald Reagan, Ford started as a Democrat but gradually switched to becoming a conservative Republican.

Awarded the French Legion of Honor Medal by the Country of France for his service in World War II. [1992]

Received a special tribute as part of the Annual Memorial tribute at The 79th Annual Academy Awards (2007) (TV).

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