- Status: Completed
- Score: 6.6/10
- Director: Andrew V. McLaglen
- Country: EnglishSpanish
- Year: 1968
- Duration: 121 min
- Genres: Action,Adventure,Drama,Romance,War,
- Production: Universal Pictures
The story of macho oil well firefighters and their wives.
The telling of Chance Buckman an oil rig fire fighter who becomes hospitalized and has to come to grips with how his job interfered with his marriage, after being laid up in a hospital bed after an accident with a news man running in front of a bulldozer causing it to swirve into Chance, and forcing him to allow veteran oil fire fighter Greg, a cocky but knowledgeable Greg becoming his son in law and he has to learn tolerance for not being able to control his daughter wanting to visit oil fires and learn how to rekindle the spark that went out with his ex of more than 25 years and the fear of losing her daughter as well as her husband to the oil fighting.
John Wayne, Jim Hutton, Jay C. Flippen, Edward Faulkner, Edmund Hashim, Frances Fong, Alan Caillou, John Alderson, Katharine Ross, Vera Miles, Bruce Cabot, Barbara Stuart, Valentin de Vargas, Alberto Morin, Laraine Stephens,