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Big Jake

Big Jake(1971)

Also Known As: The Million Dollar Kidnapping |

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Brief Synopsis

A rancher leads the posse out to recover his kidnapped grandson.

Cast & Crew

George Sherman Director
John Wayne Jacob McCandles
Richard Boone John Fain
Patrick Wayne James McCandles
Christopher Mitchum Michael McCandles
Bruce Cabot Sam Sharpnose
Bobby Vinton Jeff McCandles
John Doucette Buck Duggan
Maureen O'Hara Martha McCandles
Jim Davis Head of lynching party
John Agar Bert Ryan
Harry Carey Jr. Pop Dawson

Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  GP Premiere Info:  New York opening: week of 27 May 1971; Los Angeles opening: 1 Jun 1971
Release Date:  1971 Production Date:  [Filmed in Panavision]
Color/B&W:  Color (Technicolor) Distributions Co:  National General Pictures Corporation
Sound:  Mono Production Co:  Batjac Productions, Inc., Cinema Center Films
Duration(mins):  109-110 Country:  Mexico and United States
Duration(feet):  not available    
Duration(reels):  not available    

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  • Big Jake

    Will 2015-08-19

    I could be wrong, but I think this one of the westerns John Wayne personally didn't like, the over the top gore. The other one was The Cowboys Both... MORE>

  • The John Wayne Stock Company!

    Adventure 2012-11-15

    John Wayne like all mega stars had a stock company of veteran players the great Star liked to have in his films. In this rousing western one finds solid... MORE>

  • super

    Adam 2011-09-19

    Another classic John Wayne film... This was one of his first movies I ever saw and I have been a fan ever since. MORE>