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The Asphalt Jungle (1950)

112 min - Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller - 23 May 1950
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Recently paroled from prison, legendary burglar "Doc" Riedenschneider, with funding from Alonzo Emmerich, a crooked lawyer, gathers a small group of veteran criminals together in the Midwest for a big jewel heist.

Director:  John Huston
Stars:  Sterling Hayden, Louis Calhern, Jean Hagen, James Whitmore, Marilyn Monroe, Sam Jaffe, John McIntire, Marc Lawrence, Barry Kelley, Anthony Caruso, Teresa Celli, William 'Wee Willie' Davis, Dorothy Tree, Brad Dexter, John Maxwell

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Recently paroled from prison, legendary burglar "Doc" Riedenschneider, with funding from Alonzo Emmerich, a crooked lawyer, gathers a small group of veteran criminals together in the Midwest for a big jewel heist.



Tagline: The City Under the City

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Country:   United States of America
Language:  English
Release Date:  23 May 1950

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Company Credits

Production Companies:  Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)

Technical Specs

Runtime:  1 h 52 min

Academy Award Nominations

ACTOR IN A SUPPORTING ROLE — Sam Jaffe {“Dr. Erwin Riedenschneider”}
CINEMATOGRAPHY (Black-and-White) — Harold Rosson
DIRECTING — John Huston
WRITING (Screenplay) — Ben Maddow, John Huston


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