Henry Fonda
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Henry Fonda
*May 16, 1905 Grand Island, Nebraska
as Henry Jaynes Fonda
August 12, 1982 Los Angeles, California

American film and stage actor winner of an Academy Award for Best Actor for his role in On Golden Pond.

Films

1981

On Golden Pond

1980

Gideon's Trumpet

1979

City on Fire
Meteor
Wanda Nevada
Roots: The Next Generations

1978

Fedora
The Swarm

1977

The Last of the Cowboys
Rollercoaster
Tentacoli

1976

Midway

1974

My Name Is Nobody
Mussolini: Ultimo atto

1973

Ash Wednesday
Serpent, Le

1970

The Cheyenne Social Club
Sometimes a Great Notion
There Was a Crooked Man
Too Late the Hero

1968

The Boston Strangler
C'era una volta il West
Firecreek
Madigan
Yours, Mine and Ours

1967

Welcome to Hard Times

1966

A Big Hand for the Little Lady

1965

Battle of the Bulge
The Dirty Game
In Harm's Way
The Rounders

1964

The Best Man
Fail Safe
Sex and the Single Girl

1963

Spencer's Mountain

1962

Advise and Consent
How the West Was Won
The Longest Day

1959

The Man Who Understood Women
Warlock

1958

Stage Struck

1957

12 Angry Men
The Tin Star
The Wrong Man

1956

War and Peace

1955

Mister Roberts

1953

Main Street to Broadway

1949

Jigsaw

1948

Fort Apache
On Our Merry Way

1947

Daisy Kenyon
The Fugitive
The Long Night

1946

My Darling Clementine

1943

The Immortal Sergeant
The Ox-Bow Incident

1942

The Battle of Midway
The Big Street
The Magnificent Dope
The Male Animal
Rings on Her Fingers
Tales of Manhattan

1941

The Lady Eve
Wild Geese Calling
You Belong to Me

1940

Chad Hanna
The Grapes of Wrath
Lillian Russell
The Return of Frank James

1939

Drums Along the Mohawk
Jesse James
Let Us Live
The Story of Alexander Graham Bell
Young Mr. Lincoln
Land of Liberty

1938

Blockade
I Met My Love Again
Jezebel
The Mad Miss Manton
Spawn of the North

1937

Slim
That Certain Woman
Wings of the Morning
You Only Live Once

1936

The Moon's Our Home
Spendthrift
The Trail of the Lonesome Pine

1935

The Farmer Takes a Wife
I Dream too Much
Way Down East


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Books by Henry Fonda
Henry Fonda as told to Howard Teichmann
Fonda, My Life
New York 1981
Books on Henry Fonda
Kevin Sweeney
Henry Fonda, A Bio-Bibliography
New York - Westport, Connecticut - London, 1992

Peter Collier
The Fondas, A Hollywood Dynasty
New York, 1991

Allen Roberts and Max Goldstein
Henry Fonda, A biography
Jefferson, N.C., 1984

Tony Thomas
The Complete Films of Henry Fonda
Secaucus, NJ, 1983

Norm Goldstein and Associated Press
Henry Fonda, A Celebration of the Life and Work of One of America's Most Beloved Actors
New York, 1982

David Hanna
Four giants of the West
New York, 1976

Michael Kerbel
Henry Fonda
New York, 1975

John Springer
The Fondas, The Films and Careers of Henry, Jane, and Peter Fonda
New York, 1970
Books with substantial mentioning of Henry Fonda
Peter Bogdanovich
Who the Hell's in It, Conversations with Hollywood's Legendary Actors
New York, 2004

Tom Pendergast, Sara Pendergast (eds.)
International Dictionary of Films and Filmmakers, 3. Actors and Actresses
Detroit/New York/San Francisco/London/Boston/Woodbridge, CT, 2000

Danny Peary
Alternate Oscars, One Critic's Defiant Choices for Best Picture, Actor, and Actress - From 1927 to the Present
New York, 1993

Robert A. Nowlan and Gwendolyn Wright Nowlan
Movie Characters of Leading Performers of the Sound Era
Chicago and London, 1990

Ann Lloyd (ed.)
Movies of the Thirties
London, 1983

James Robert Parish & Don E. Stanke
The All-Americans
New Rochelle, NY, 1977

James Robert Parish
Great Movie Heroes
New York, Evanston, San Francisco, London, 1975
Books with an entry on Henry Fonda
Douglas Brode
Shooting stars of the small screen, Encyclopedia of TV Western actors, 1946-present
Austin, 2009

David Thomson
The New Biographical Dictionary of Film
New York, 2003

Paul Michael, editor in chief. James Robert Parish, associate editor
The American movies reference book, The sound era
Englewood Cliffs, N.J.,, 1969
Interviews
Curtis Lee Hanson, Reflections on Forty Years of Make-Believe, in: Bert Cardullo, Harry Geduld, Ronald Gottesman, and Leigh Woods (ed.), Playing to the Camera, New Haven and London, 1998
Articles on Henry Fonda
Michael Buckley, Henry Fonda, in: Films in Review, vol. 33, 1982 pp. 26-34