QUIET MAN: Film Re-Release Brings O’Hara To Winterset

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Fifty years after making its big-screen debut an Academy Award winning film is being re-released. The John Wayne film The Quiet Man came out on Blu-ray this week.

The movie debuted in 1952 featuring Wayne as an Irish-American who returns to the village where he was born.

Actress Maureen O’Hara co-starred in the film. In May, she will visit the John Wayne Birthplace Museum in Winterset to help raise money for the new museum. People can visit the museum, meet O’Hara, and see the film all in one stop.