Overall Rank: 2018
Average Rating: 2.9/4
# of Ratings: 72
Theatrical Release Date: 05/26/1971
Genre: Western, Action
MPAA Rating: PG-13
Director: George Sherman
Actors: John Wayne, Richard Boone, Patrick Wayne, Christopher Mitchum, Bruce Cabot, Bobby Vinton
Plot: The McCandles ranch is run over by a gang of cutthroats led by the evil John Fain. They kidnap little Jacob McCandles and hold him for a million dollar ransom. There is only one man who is brave enough and smart enough to bring him back, and that man is Big Jake.
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Philippe - wrote on 10/05/2014
One of Duke's very best. Definitely in Top 5 with The searchers, The man who shot Liberty Valence, The shootist and The quiet man. Big Jake is an all time favorite of John Wayne's true fans like author Gary Wills (John Wayne's America).
Snoogans - wrote on 12/04/2011
Not one of my favorites of John Wayne, but I still liked it.
dukeakasmudge - wrote on 09/28/2011
1 of John Waynes worst.I couldnt sit through the whole thing
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