Tattered Cover Classic: The Wages Of Fear | Denver Film Society | Henri-Georges Clouzot | France

Tattered Cover Classic: The Wages Of Fear

Henri-Georges Clouzot

French, English, Spanish, German, Italian, RussianEnglish SubtitlesFrance1953131 min


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Plays Sunday, March 3rd at 1pm - Hosted by Howie Movshovitz with a post-film discussion!
Presented by Tattered Cover Bookstore and KUNC Radio
Tickets are just $1.00!

Special Thanks to the Criterion Collection!

In the South American jungle, supplies of nitroglycerine are needed at a remote oil field. The oil company pays four men to deliver the supplies in two trucks. A tense rivalry develops between the two sets of drivers on the rough remote roads where the slightest jolt can result in death.

Cinematographer: Armand Thirard | Screenwriter: Henri-Georges Clouzot, Jérôme Géronimi based on the novel by Georges Arnaud
Cast: Yves Montand, Charles Vanel, Peter van Eyck
Additional Countries: Italy