The Big Cat Poster

Release Date: 1949

DVD Release Date: May 9th, 2006

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 15 min

Plot Summary
During the Great Depression, a vicious cougar menaces ranches in the Utah mountains. Danny Turner (Lon McCallister), a young city boy from Philadelphia, comes to the area for the first time after the death of his mother. When his Uncle Gil Hawks (Forrest Tucker) refuses to let Danny stay with him, he's taken in by Tom Eggers (Preston Foster), who had been engaged to Danny's mom until Gil refused to let them marry and she ran away to the city. Together, Tom and Danny track the marauding cat.

Cast: Lon McCallister, Preston Foster, Forrest Tucker, Peggy Ann Garner, Skip Homeier, Sara Haden, Irving Bacon, Gene Reynolds

Director: Phil Karlson

Genres: Adventure

Keywords: Growing up, Gripping, 1930s, Emotional