“For a director there are commercial rules that it is necessary to obey. In our profession, an artistic failure is nothing; a commercial failure is a sentence. The secret is to make films that please the public and also allow the director to reveal his personality.” – John Ford
3 thoughts on “John Ford … revisited …”
Garry’s favorite … and as it turns out, mind too. It took me years to realize most of my favorite movies were all made by John Ford.
Looks like I forgot to title that post. I always screw something up. I didn’t like my original post on Ford – thot I would try to improve it.
Hmmmmm … still a bit ‘sketchy’. Better flesh out that Bio.