Down 13,084 this week

Ten Days to Tulara (1958)

Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 5.0/10 from 33 users  
Reviews: 4 user

Tramp pilot Scott McBride (Sterling Hayden) goes to meet a Mr. Rodriguez who has a mission for him in the South American jungle. Rodriguez turns out to be Cesar (Rodolfo Hoyos), an old ... See full summary »


0Check in

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 10000 titles
created 26 Jun 2012
a list of 21 titles
created 12 Jul 2012
a list of 4121 titles
created 15 Jan 2013
list image
a list of 9998 titles
created 4 months ago
a list of 670 titles
created 1 month ago

Connect with IMDb

Share this Rating

Title: Ten Days to Tulara (1958)

Ten Days to Tulara (1958) on IMDb 5/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Ten Days to Tulara.


Complete credited cast:
Grace Raynor ...
Rodolfo Hoyos Jr. ...
Carlos Múzquiz ...
Tony Carbajal ...
Francisco (as Tony Carvajal)
Juan García ...
Rafael Alcayde ...
Mexican colonel
Félix González ...
José Pulido ...
Mexican captain
M. Badager ...
Luis (co-pilot) (as Major M. Badager)
Milton Bernstein ...
Barry Grail ...
Mexican doctor
Paco Arenas ...


Tramp pilot Scott McBride (Sterling Hayden) goes to meet a Mr. Rodriguez who has a mission for him in the South American jungle. Rodriguez turns out to be Cesar (Rodolfo Hoyos), an old enemy of Scotty's, who demands that Scotty fly him and his henchmen, on the lam on a robbery and murder charge, to a waiting ship on the other side of the continent. Scotty can't refuse as his young son is being held hostage on the waiting ship. He also finds out that he is getting involved in theft of $280,000 worth of gold bars. His plane is disabled by police fire and they crash land and have to trek across the country, with Scotty now a wanted criminal along with the rest of the gang. Written by Les Adams <>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

number in title


The Manhunt That Froze The Tropics With Terror!


See all certifications »





Release Date:

29 October 1958 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Ten Days to Tulara  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs


Sound Mix:

See  »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Decent Time Waster
22 August 2009 | by (New York City) – See all my reviews

This second feature is neither as good nor as awful as other reviewers might have you believe. Sterling Hayden is blackmailed into taking part in a hold up south of the border and then has to go on the run. It has some good photography and decent direction by old hand Henry Hathaway to keep things moving along. But co-star Rudolfo Hoyos steals every scene he is in and the fact that a lot of his and Hayden's conversations take place in alternating takes makes me think that either the two didn't get along or that Hayden really didn't want to be there -- quite probably the latter.

It's hard to make a movie when the star wants to be several thousand miles away on his boat, but this one frequently works, despite an awful script with idiotic dialogue, mostly due to some lovely photography by cinematographer Alex Phillips, who started off in the US during the silent era and then spent the next thirty years shooting in Mexico for the local industry. But really, if Hayden really had such contempt for his craft -- and he did -- he should have tried working for a living.

3 of 6 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Discuss Ten Days to Tulara (1958) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for: