The Wages of Fear 1953
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|Genres||Drama, Thriller, Adventure|
|Starring||Yves Montand, Charles Vanel|
|Supporting actors||Folco Lulli, Peter van Eyck, Véra Clouzot, William Tubbs, Darío Moreno, Jo Dest, Antonio Centa, Luis De Lima, Grégoire Gromoff, Joseph Palau-Fabre, Faustini, Seguna, Darling Légitimus, René Baranger, Pat Hurst, Evelio Larenagas, Jeronimo Mitchell, Ricardo|
|Studio||The Criterion Collection|
|MPAA rating||NR (Not Rated)|
|Rental rights||3-day viewing period. Details|
|Purchase rights||Stream instantly and download to 2 locations Details|
|Format||Amazon Instant Video (streaming online video and digital download)|
This is one of the best suspense films ever made.
So simple a story and yet so metaphorically rich, it weaves together an element that all humans share, mainly living with each other and death.
And though the film begins a little slow (ultimately serving its story well) it works itself into a tense action film like few you have seen.
Not as good as the critics would have you think. And that ending......Published 5 days ago by John Smallwood
Bad film. I saw this picture twice complete, but I can't stand it. Don't buy this film; is only a average film with good acting in the leads, some good action sequences, bad pacing... Read morePublished 7 days ago by Victor Diaz Murillo
In 1948, John Huston directed a famous film titled "The Treasure of the Sierra Madre" and all while watching Clouzot's film, I kept drawing parallels between the two -... Read morePublished 9 days ago by Dan Harlow
Exceptional film - a must see! The first hour is necessary to establish the characters. Make sure you get get the 148 minute, uncut version.Published 28 days ago by SmittieZ
Great movie to watch with your dad (: A real classic. Give it a go, you won't regret it. Cheers!Published 2 months ago by Robert Spilka
I first saw "Sorcerer," the William Friedkin remake of this, and it remains my favorite version, but both are well worth seeing and interesting to compare.Published 5 months ago by Michael Stewart
Step by step the suspense builds in this excellent and original French film. The argument unfolds in South America, where a group of volunteers must take a shipment of... Read morePublished 5 months ago by Jose Esteves
Having seen "Sorcerer" back when I was a teen/young adult, (which I remember to this day as being an "edge of your seat-er" interesting & good movie), I decided to... Read morePublished 6 months ago by Old & Wise