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Big Jim McLain (1952)

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90 min | Crime, Drama, History

In the post-war Hawaii, House Un-American Activities Committee investigators Jim McLain and Mal Baxter hunt down Communists.
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Aug 30, 1952 (United States)

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52 cast members
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John Wayne
Jim McLain Jim McLain   See fewer
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Nancy Olson
Nancy Vallon Nancy Vallon   See fewer
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James Arness
Mal Baxter Mal Baxter   See fewer
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Alan Napier
Sturak Sturak   See fewer
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Hans Conried
Robert Henried Robert Henried   See fewer
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Gayne Whitman
Dr. Gelster Dr. Gelster   See fewer
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Robert Keys
Edwin White Edwin White   See fewer
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John Hubbard
Lt. Cmdr. Clint Grey Lt. Cmdr. Clint Grey   See fewer
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Soo Yong
Mrs. Namaka (as Madame Soo Yong) Mrs. Namaka (as Madame Soo Yong)   See fewer
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Dan Liu
Dan Liu - Honolulu Chief of Police (as Honolulu Chief Of Police Dan Liu) Dan Liu - Honolulu Chief of Police (as Honolulu Chief Of Police Dan Liu)   See fewer
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Paul Hurst
Mr. Lexiter Mr. Lexiter   See fewer
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Vernon 'Red' McQueen
Phil Briggs (as Red McQueen) Phil Briggs (as Red McQueen)   See fewer
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Sarah Padden
Mrs. Lexiter (as Sara Padden) Mrs. Lexiter (as Sara Padden)   See fewer
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Kinko 'Lucky' Simunovich
Muscle Man Muscle Man   See fewer
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Kinai Ikuma
Reverend Ito (as Bishop Kinai Ikuma) Reverend Ito (as Bishop Kinai Ikuma)   See fewer
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Leon Alton
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Alex Ball
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Charles Baptiste
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Peter Brocco
Dr. Carter (uncredited) Dr. Carter (uncredited)   See fewer
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Rennie Brooks
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Steve Carruthers
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Spencer Chan
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Beulah Christian
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Franklyn Farnum
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Robert Fellows
Soldier Boarding Ship (uncredited) Soldier Boarding Ship (uncredited)   See fewer
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Paul Fix
Chauncey (voice) (uncredited) Chauncey (voice) (uncredited)   See fewer
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Bess Flowers
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Lloyd Ford
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William Forrest
J.E. Lowry - McLain's Supervisor (uncredited) J.E. Lowry - McLain's Supervisor (uncredited)   See fewer
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Akira Fukunaga
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Kenneth Gibson
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Joe Gilbert
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Herschel Graham
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Sam Harris
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Douglas Henderson
J.J. Donahue - Soldier Boarding Ship (uncredited) J.J. Donahue - Soldier Boarding Ship (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ralph Honda
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Kenner G. Kemp
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Paul King
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Edwin Layton
Edwin Layton (uncredited) Edwin Layton (uncredited)   See fewer
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Harry Morgan
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Leo C. Richmond
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Suzanne Ridgway
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Jeffrey Sayre
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Norman Stevans
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Bert Stevens
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Joel Trapido
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Harry Tyler
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Peter Whitney
Communist Truck Driver (uncredited) Communist Truck Driver (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jay Wilsey
Mr. Whalen (uncredited) Mr. Whalen (uncredited)   See fewer
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5.4 / 10 | 1,801 votes