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John Ayres

John Ayres

  • Big Land, The (1957) August 31 (ET) - Reminder REMINDER
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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Cast (feature film)

1.
Edge of Eternity (1959) as Coroner
A modern-day western follows a Midwestern sheriff's deputy on the trail of a murderer who killed a gold trader and sold the stash to Mexico. The crazy pursuit involves hostage taking, a Thunderbird, and a climactic encounter at the Grand Canyon.
2.
The Big Land (1957) as Foster
A cattleman tries to convince a group of farmers to build a small town as a railroad link.
3.
The Halliday Brand (1957) as
A tough sheriff and his son clash over how to deal with the Indians.
4.
An Annapolis Story (1955) as Superintendent
Two brothers enrolled at the U.S. Naval Academy fall in love with the same girl.
5.
Battle Cry (1955) as Conductor
A group of Marines eagerly await deployment during World War II.
6.
The Human Jungle (1954) as Doctor
Danforth (Gary Merrill) is assigned to take over the police department in a section of a large city saddled with juvenile delinquency, petty crimes, graft and also a recent unsolved murder of a strip-tease dancer. Recognizing the laxity of the department he implements many changes and soon finds himself under fire by the newspapers, the attorney of a racket leader and the denizens of this human jungle. He calls this a cop's war that is the same as a soldier's war with the difference being that people hate cops. His cause isn't helped when a rookie policeman accidently kills an innocent bystander. And he has to protect police informer Mary Abbott (Jan Sterling) from Swados (Chuck Connors), a killer in the hire of the man behind the petty mobsters.
7.
Something for the Birds (1952) as Congressman Walker
A conservationist fights to save the habitat of the California condor and to do it she works her way into the affections of a representative of the oil company that wants the land for their own purposes.

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