Tycoon Poster

Release Date: June 13th, 2003

DVD Release Date: May 22nd, 2007

Not Yet Rated|2 hr 8 min

Plot Summary
American engineer Johnny Munroe (John Wayne) is hired by South American tycoon Frederick Alexander (Cedric Hardwicke) to bore a tunnel for a new railroad in the Andes Mountains. On the job, he falls for Alexander's beautiful daughter, Maura (Laraine Day). Facing dangerous conditions and serious design challenges, Munroe struggles to complete the job he was hired to do, while simultaneously struggling to convince his skeptical, overprotective employer that he is a worthy suitor for Maura.

Cast: John Wayne, Laraine Day, Cedric Hardwicke, Judith Anderson, James Gleason, Anthony Quinn, Grant Withers, Paul Fix

Director: Richard Wallace

Genres: Drama

Production Co: RKO Radio Pictures Inc.

Keywords: Melodramatic, Love, 1940s, Daughter, Forbidden love, Quest, Rivalry