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My Son John

My Son John(1952)

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Brief Synopsis

A woman suspects her son is a Communist spy.

Cast & Crew

Leo McCarey Director
Helen Hayes Lucille Jefferson
Van Heflin Stedman
Dean Jagger Dan Jefferson
Robert Walker John Jefferson
Minor Watson Dr. Carver
Frank McHugh Father O'Dowd
Richard Jaeckel Chuck Jefferson
James Young Ben Jefferson
Todd Karns Bedford, FBI agent
Fred Sweeney Dry cleaner
Douglas Evans Government employee
Jimmie Dundee Taxi driver
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  World premiere in New York: 8 Apr 1952; Los Angeles opening: 22 Apr 1952
Release Date:  1952 Production Date:  P
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  Paramount Pictures Corp.
Sound:  Mono Production Co:  Rainbow Productions, Inc., Paramount Pictures Corp.
Duration(mins):  121-122 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  not available    
Duration(reels):  12    

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  • My Son John

    Barbara Johnston 2010-06-14

    PLEASE play this film again. During regular evening hours...not 2:00a.m. It is terrific!Please let me know when I and my friends and relatives who want... MORE>

  • No apologies necessary

    Rhonda Keith 2010-02-10

    Robert Osborne need not have been so apologetic in introducing this film. Presumably his embarrassment was for the message, not the quality of the film.... MORE>

  • Timeless Classic

    Jeff Boston 2010-02-01

    The reason this awesome, historically important, and perpetually topical film was "put on a shelf" (as Robert Osborne said) for decades is... MORE>