Encore Westerns features Memorial Day John Wayne Marathon

This Monday, May 25 is Memorial Day, and Encore Westerns channel has the most patriotic way to end your Memorial Day weekend---a marathon celebration of the life of an American Icon, John Wayne.

Called "John Wayne's Life and Legacy," the 28-hour marathon of Wayne's films, beginning at 8p E/P, is interspersed with exclusive interviews featuring prominent people from politics and the entertainment industry.

Check out a preview of President George H.W. Bush here:

President Jimmy Carter:

Senator John McCain:

Encore Westerns List of movies below:

The Undefeated at 8:00 p.m. - (John Wayne, Rock Hudson, Tony Aguilar)

Rooster Cogburn at 10:05 p.m. - (John Wayne, Katharine Hepburn, Anthony Zerbe)

Blue Steel at 12 a.m. - (John Wayne, Eleanor Hunt, George "Gabby" Hayes)

The Man From Utah at 1:00 a.m. - (John Wayne, George "Gabby" Hayes, Polly Ann Young)

Randy Rides Alone at 2:00 a.m. - (John Wayne, Alberta Vaughn, George "Gabby" Hayes)

The Star Packer at 3:00 a.m. - (John Wayne, Verna Hillie, George "Gabby" Hayes)

The Trail Beyond at 4:00 a.m. - (John Wayne, Noah Beery Sr., Noah Berry Jr.)

The Lawless Frontier at 5:05 a.m. - (John Wayne, Sheila Terry, George "Gabby" Hayes)

'Neath The Arizona Skies at 6:05 a.m. - (John Wayne, George "Gabby" Hayes, Harry Fraser)

Texas Terror at 7:05 a.m. - (John Wayne, Lucile Browne, Leroy Mason)

The Desert Trail at 8:05 a.m. - (John Wayne, Mary Kornman, Eddy Chandler)

The Dawn Rider at 9:05 a.m. - (John Wayne, Marion Burns, Yakima Canutt)

Paradise Canyon at 10:05 a.m. - (John Wayne, Marion Burns, Earle Hodgins)

In Old California at 11:05 a.m. - (John Wayne, Binnie Barnes, Albert Dekker)

Dakota at 12:40 p.m. - (John Wayne, Vera Hruba Ralston, Walter Brennan)

Angel and the Badman at 2:10 p.m. - (John Wayne, Gail Russell, Harry Carey)

North To Alaska at 4:00 p.m. - (John Wayne, Stewart Granger, Ernie Kovacs)

The Comancheros at 6:05 p.m. - (John Wayne, Stuart Whitman, Lee Marvin)

Chisum at 8:00 p.m. - (John Wayne, Ben Johnson, Forrest Tucker)

The Cowboys at 10:00 p.m. - (John Wayne, Bruce Dern, Robert Carradine)

Further Reading on M&C

John Wayne Biography - - John Wayne Movies -