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Title Odds against tomorrow [videorecording] / HarBel presents ; a United Artists release ; screenplay by Abraham Polonsky and Nelson Gidding ; directed and produced by Robert Wise.

Publication Info. Chicago, Ill. : Olive Films, [2018]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Casa Verdugo Library DVD    ODD    Available
1 copy being processed for GDL Central Library DVD.
Description 1 videodisc (96 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
two-dimensional moving image tdi rdacontent
video v rdamedia
videodisc vd rdacarrier
digital optical mono Dolby digital rda
video file DVD video region 1 rda
System Details DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby mono.
Language English dialogue, optional English subtitles.
Cast Harry Belafonte, Robert Ryan, Shelley Winters, Ed Begley, Gloria Grahame.
Credits Director of photograhy, Joseph Brun ; editor, Dede Allen ; music, John Lewis.
Audience MPAA rating: Not rated.
Note Based on the novel by William P. McGivern.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1959.
Summary Earle Slater is a racist ex-con looking to make a quick buck. Johnny Ingram is a nightclub performer with gambling debts. Greed and shared rage against the world turn them into bitter allies when a disgraced ex-cop recruits them to pull a bank heist. But a pivotal moment will send both men toward a cataclysmic outcome that is anything but black and white.
Subject Criminals -- Drama.
Bank robberies -- Drama.
Racism -- Drama.
Genre/Form Film noir.
Film adaptations.
Crime films.
Added Author Wise, Robert, 1914-2005, film director, film producer.
Polonsky, Abraham, screenwriter.
Gidding, Nelson, screenwriter.
Belafonte, Harry, 1927- actor.
Ryan, Robert, 1909-1973, actor.
Winters, Shelley, actor.
Begley, Ed, 1901-1970, actor.
Grahame, Gloria, actor.
Motion picture adaptation of (work): McGivern, William P. Odds against tomorrow
HarBel Productions, production company, copyright holder.
Olive Films, distributor, copyright holder.
Added Title Odds against tomorrow (Motion picture)
Standard No. 887090141512
Music No. OF1415 Olive Films

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