The Big Knife

A Journey to the Dark Heart of Hollywood

Categories: Crime, Drama
Movie star Charlie Castle draws the ire of Hollywood producer Stanley Hoff when he refuses to sign a new seven-year contract. Castle is sick of the low quality of the studio's films and wants to start a new life. While his estranged wife supports him in the decision, Castle's talent agent urges him to reconsider. When Castle continues to be uncooperative, Hoff resorts to blackmail in order to get his way.
















Status: Released IMDb
Release date: 1955-10-25
Run time: 111 minute / 1:51
Director: Robert Aldrich
Production Companies : The Associates & Aldrich Company, United Artists
Production Country: United States of America





Trailer

Images


Jack Palance
as Charles Castle
Ida Lupino
as Marion Castle
Wendell Corey
as Smiley Coy
Jean Hagen
as Connie Bliss
Rod Steiger
as Stanley Shriner Hoff
Shelley Winters
as Dixie Evans
Ilka Chase
as Patty Benedict
Everett Sloane
as Nat Danziger
Wesley Addy
as Horatio "Hank" Teagle
Paul Langton
as Buddy Bliss
Nick Dennis
as Mickey Feeney
Bill Walker
as Russell
Michael Winkelman
as Billy Castle
Richard Boone
as Narrator (Voice)
Nick Cravat
as Nick
Robert Emhardt
as Bit Part
Mel Welles
as Mustached Party Guest
Michael Fox
as Prize Fight Announcer
Strother Martin
as Stillman
Ralph Volkie
as Referee
Sound
Jack Solomon Sound

Writing
James Poe Writer

Art
Edward G. Boyle Set Decoration

Camera
Ernest Laszlo Director of Photography

Writing
Clifford Odets Writer

Directing
Robert Aldrich Director

Production
Robert Aldrich Producer

Editing
Michael Luciano Editor

Art
Saul Bass Title Designer

Sound
Frank De Vol Original Music Composer
Frank De Vol Conductor

Production
Jack Murton Casting

Art
William Glasgow Art Direction

Directing
Robert H. Justman Second Assistant Director

Production
Robert Sherman Producer's Assistant

Directing
Nate D. Slott Assistant Director

Costume & Make-Up
Louis Hippe Makeup Artist

Production
Jack R. Berne Production Supervisor

Art
John Orlando Property Master

Camera
John Livesley Grip

Crew
Bob Russell Transportation Captain

Directing
Joe Franklin Script Supervisor





















VideoAccent.com © 2022

Powered by: