Ace in the Hole 1951 NR
Amazon Instant Video
|Starring||Kirk Douglas, Jan Sterling|
|Supporting actors||Robert Arthur, Porter Hall, Frank Cady, Richard Benedict, Ray Teal, Lewis Martin, John Berkes, Frances Dominguez, Gene Evans, Frank Jaquet, Harry Harvey, Bob Bumpas, Geraldine Hall, Richard Gaines, Roy Regnier, Oscar Belinda, Martin Bendleton, Timothy Carey|
|MPAA rating||NR (Not Rated)|
|Captions and subtitles||English Details|
|Rental rights||24 hour viewing period. Details|
|Purchase rights||Stream instantly and download to 2 locations Details|
|Format||Amazon Instant Video (streaming online video and digital download)|
Billy Wilder directed this gem.A 1951 film of rare insight for its time.
Way ahead of its time a pointed satire of media,greed and ambition. Read more
A great, prophetic movie. When it was released the Media cried foul, accusing Mr. Wilder of being overly cynical of the Media. Read morePublished 1 month ago by William D.
Corny and melodramatic the first 20 or so minutes, after that you saw great acting and an interesting plot.Published 2 months ago by Penelope Penworthy
super movie with a great performance by Jan Sterling. Douglas is a bit too loud in this. criterion has done another great job converting this movie. Read morePublished 2 months ago by Terry D. Robertson
A guy is tuck in a mine shaft. In a story like Big Miracle the media descends upon the scene and the whole thing becomes a big mess. Crazy! Watchable.Published 3 months ago by ellison
As far as satirizations of the mainstream media go, Billy Wilder's Ace in the Hole is in many respects as darkly cold, cynical, and brilliant as Network and Natural Born Killers... Read morePublished 3 months ago by Erik Bateson