Ronald Reagan Appears as Dan McCloud in "Tropic Zone"

With the help of American pilot Tapachula Sam, Elena Escobar, a nightclub entertainer, smuggles injured Dan McCloud out of the Central American nation of Guatura in Sam's plane.

Although Sam is devoted to Elena, Elena is infatuated with Dan, a mysterious American who stumbled into her hotel room and begged to be hidden from the police. Sam and Elena drop Dan off in Puerto Barrancas, a small "banana port," where Dan blends in with the dock workers.