Big Jim McLain Poster

Release Date: 1952

DVD Release Date: May 22nd, 2007

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 30 min

Plot Summary
Jim McLain (John Wayne) and his partner, Mal Baxter (James Arness), are investigators for the House Un-American Activities Committee, who are sent to Hawaii to find the leaders of a local Communist Party. They visit Dr. Gelster (Gayne Whitman), a psychiatrist who is treating one of the party members. While there, McLain charms the doctor's secretary, Nancy Vallon (Nancy Olson), and asks her out. As their hunt continues, McLain and Baxter become targets of Communist boss Sturak (Alan Napier).

Cast: John Wayne, Nancy Olson, James Arness, Alan Napier, Veda Ann Borg, Gayne Whitman, Hal Baylor, Robert Keys

Director: Edward Ludwig

Genres: Drama

Production Co: Warner Brothers/Seven Arts

Keywords: Hospital, 1950s, Revenge, Pursuit, Spirited