The Western that Henry Fonda made with John Wayne is one of his best. They star as ex civil war calvary men who find themselves fighting Indians at Fort Apache.
Henry Fonda recreated his Broadway role in Mister Roberts. He is a Navy officer trapped on a cargo ship who desperately wants to get into the action in World War II
Henry Fonda received the nomination for Best Picture for 12 Angry Men because he was one of the films producers. He also reprises his Broadway role as Juror #8 in this great jury room deliberation movie.
Henry Fonda played the President in the suspenseful cold war drama Fail-Safe.
On Golden Pond is a treasure for many reasons. It is Henry Fond's last movie. It brought Henry Fonda an Academy Award at last. And it brought him together in a movie with his daughter Jane.
Henry Fonda Academy Awards®
Best Actor Nomination for The Grapes of Wrath --- 1941 Best Picture Nomination for 12 Angry Men --- 1958 Honorary Award for --- 1981 Best Actor Win for On Golden Pond --- 1982