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John Sturges

"McQ" (also known as "É una sporca faccenda, tenente Parker!", "McQ schlägt zu") is an Action/Drama/Crime film directed by John Sturges, released in the USA on February 06 of 1974 . John Wayne is starring, alongside Eddie Albert, Diana Muldaur, Colleen Dewhurst, Clu Gulager and David Huddleston.

Wayne on wheels!

Who is the director of "McQ":

McQ was directed by John Sturges, an American director, and producer.

Before making McQ, John Sturges had directed Valdez, il mezzosangue, released in 1973, Joe Kidd (1972), Marooned (1969), Ice Station Zebra (1968), Hour of the Gun (1967), and The Hallelujah Trail (1965). Since, he directed The Eagle Has Landed, released in 1976.

When was "McQ" released:

McQ was initally released in the United States on Wednesday, February 06, 1974. Also released on this day was Zardoz (dir. John Boorman). This was forty-five (45) years ago.

It has been released on Sunday, March 03, 1974 in the United Kingdom; Wednesday, April 10, 1974 in France; Thursday, August 22, 1974 in Germany; Friday, July 12, 1974 in Italy and on Saturday, June 29, 1974 in Japan.

What is the cast of "McQ":

At the casting of McQ we find John Wayne, previously seen in Cahill U.S. Marshal (1973) and The Train Robbers (1973); Eddie Albert (The Heartbreak Kid (1972), The Lorax (1972)); Diana Muldaur (The Other (1972), The Lawyer (1970)) [ more... ]

  • David Huddleston and John Wayne also worked together in Rio Lobo, released in 1970.
  • Roger E. Mosley and David Huddleston can be seen in The Greatest, released in 1977.
  • John Wayne and Colleen Dewhurst can be seen in The Cowboys, released in 1972.
  • John Wayne and Eddie Albert also worked together in The Longest Day, released in 1962.

What is the Storyline of "McQ":

Lieutenant Lon McQ (John Wayne), a detective with the Seattle Police Department, investigates the murder of his longtime friend and partner, Sgt. Stan Boyle (William Bryant). The police department initially thinks that Boyle was shot by counterculture radicals. McQ, however, thinks it was a hit by crime chief Manny Santiago (Al Lettieri). Interference from his superior, Captain Ed Kosterman (Eddie Albert) over his pursuit of Santiago causes him to tender his resignation so he can investigate the case [...]

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