Donovan’s Reef In a fight with Lee Marvin, John Wayne underestimated an uppercut. He crashed through a table and fell down. Director John Ford decided to leave the scene in the movie. I love this movie. It's one of my favorite John Wayne movies.
IRISH connection: Walter was born to Irish immigrants William John Brennan and Margaret Elizabeth Flanagan. To date he and Jack Nicholson are the only actors to have won 3 Best Supporting Actor Oscars.