Tycoon (1947)

This John Wayne adventure is set in South America's rugged Andes Mountains. The Duke has been assigned by a powerful U.S. mining magnate to build a railroad to his newest mines. However, the two men lock horns over the route the… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: December 27, 1947
DVD Release Date: May 22, 2007
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Emanuel Levy

This romantic adventure with John Wayne (as engineer for a change), made a year before he became a major star, suffers from Wallace's routine helming and Borden Chase's uneven script.

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Dennis Schwartz
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Never terrible, but never that good.

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Dean McKenna
Nice action-romantic with John Wayne who plays a different character than usual. For the first part of the film he plays his standard All-American man, but… More