Big Bad John

  • 1990
  • Movie
  • PG-13
  • Action

It's hard to believe that the song "Big Bad John" dates back only to 1961, when it stayed at the top of the charts for five weeks. Jimmy Dean's ballad of the big, quiet man with a murderous past who sacrifices himself to save his fellow miners has the mythic quality of a folktale. The movie version, which zipped in and out of theaters prior to appearing...read more

Big Bad John - Official Trailer
02:18 — An ex-sheriff of a small Southern town sets out to save his daughter as he is being hunted down. Based on Dean's hit record!

Cast & Details See all »

  • Released: 1990
  • Rating: PG-13
  • Review: It's hard to believe that the song "Big Bad John" dates back only to 1961, when it stayed at the top of the charts for five weeks. Jimmy Dean's ballad of the big, quiet man with a murderous past who sacrifices himself to save his fellow miners has the myth… (more)

Show More »