The Big Steal

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  • TV-PG
Framed for the theft of an army payroll, Lieutenant Duke Halliday takes off on a chase from Vera Cruz into the heart of Mexico after the real thief in an attempt to clear his name. Joining him in the search is the crook’s jilted fiancée - close on the... read more
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Framed for the theft of an army payroll, Lieutenant Duke Halliday takes off on a chase from Vera Cruz into the heart of Mexico after the real thief in an attempt to clear his name. Joining him in the search is the crook’s jilted fiancée - close on the heels of both is an American police captain and a Mexican inspector.

Original Release

06/29/1949

US Release

06/29/1949

Cast

Robert Mitchum Lt. Duke Halliday
Jane Greer Joan Graham / Joan 'Chiquita' Graham
William Bendix Capt. Vincent Blake
Patric Knowles Jim Fiske
Ramon Novarro Inspector General Ortega
Don Alvarado Lt. Ruiz
John Qualen Julius Seton
Pascual Garcia Pena Manuel
Gregorio Acosta Chaney
Salvador Baguez Morales
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

Don Siegel

Writers

Daniel Mainwaring, Gerald Drayson Adams, Richard Wormser

Cast

Robert Mitchum Lt. Duke Halliday
Jane Greer Joan Graham / Joan 'Chiquita' Graham
William Bendix Capt. Vincent Blake
Patric Knowles Jim Fiske
Ramon Novarro Inspector General Ortega
Don Alvarado Lt. Ruiz
John Qualen Julius Seton
Pascual Garcia Pena Manuel
Gregorio Acosta Chaney
Salvador Baguez Morales
Henry Carr Bellhop
Edward Colebrook Mexican Tourist
Bing Conley Dockhand
Don Dillaway Purser
Alphonso DuBois Police Sergeant
Juan Duval Vendor
Virginia Farmer American Tourist
Nacho Galindo Pastry Vendor
Elias Gamboa Vendor
Raúl Guerrero Pepe

Producers

Sid Rogell Executive Producer
Jack J. Gross Producer

Editors

Samuel E. Beetley

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