Swamp Water (1941)

Director: Jean Renoir
Starring: Walter Huston, Walter Brennan, Anne Baxter, Dana Andrews, Virginia Gilmore, John...

French auteur Jean Renoir made his US debut with this thriller about a man wrongly sentenced to hang who escapes from prison to clear his name. After... Read more

The Gnome-Mobile (1967)

Director: Robert Stevenson
Starring: Walter Brennan, Matthew Garber, Karen Dotrice

Northern California's majestic Redwood Forest is the scene for a chance encounter between two young children (Matthew Garber, Karen Dotrice) and Jaspe... Read more

Northwest Passage (1940)

Director: King Vidor
Starring: Spencer Tracy, Robert Young, Walter Brennan

This rousing adventure saga is based on the exploits of colonial American frontiersman Robert Rogers and his men. Spencer Tracy stars as Rogers, leadi... Read more

Meet John Doe (1941)

Director: Frank Capra
Starring: Gary Cooper, Barbara Stanwyck, Walter Brennan

Capra's classic ode to the common man. Gary Cooper is the unemployed worker built into a symbol by a newspaper publisher only to discover he's the obj... Read more

The Westerner (1940)

Director: William Wyler
Starring: Gary Cooper, Walter Brennan, Doris Davenport

A classic tale of range wars in the late 1800s, with Gary Cooper as a wanderer who finds himself in the middle. Walter Brennan won his third Oscar as... Read more

Red River (1948)

Director: Howard Hawks
Starring: John Wayne, Montgomery Clift, Walter Brennan

One of the great American adventure films. John Wayne plays the cattle baron while Montgomery Clift, the son, is at odds over the way dad runs his emp... Read more

Hangmen Also Die (1944)

Director: Fritz Lang
Starring: Brian Donlevy, Walter Brennan, Dennis O'Keefe

The 1942 assassination of Nazi collaborator Reinhard Heydrich in Prague inspired director/co-writer Fritz Lang to create this fictional account. Brian... Read more

Fury (1936)

Director: Fritz Lang
Starring: Sylvia Sidney, Spencer Tracy, Walter Abel, Bruce Cabot, Walter Brennan

Fritz Lang's first American film after fleeing Nazi Germany is a perceptive indictment of the mob mentality when lynchings were still a grim fact of l... Read more

Drums Across the River (1954)

Director: Nathan Juran
Starring: Audie Murphy, Walter Brennan, Lyle Bettger

All the gold in a small Colorado town has been panned, save for a bit that sits on land belonging to the Ute people. Greedy Frank Walker (Lyle Bettger... Read more

To Have And Have Not (1944)

Director: Howard Hawks
Starring: Lauren Bacall, Humphrey Bogart, Walter Brennan, Dolores Moran

Director Howard Hawks once bet Ernest Hemingway he could make a good film from one of the author's worst books. Needless to say, he won the bet with t... Read more