The Big Knife (1955)

The Big Knife (1955)

A Journey to the Dark Heart of HollywoodOct. 25, 1955United States111 Min.Not Rated
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Synopsis

Movie star Charlie Castle draws the ire of Hollywood producer Stanley Hoff when he refuses to sign a new seven-year contract. Castle is sick of the low quality of the studio’s films and wants to start a new life. While his estranged wife supports him in the decision, Castle’s talent agent urges him to reconsider. When Castle continues to be uncooperative, Hoff resorts to blackmail in order to get his way.
The Big Knife (1955)
The Big Knife (1955)
The Big Knife (1955)
The Big Knife (1955)
Original title The Big Knife
IMDb Rating 6.8 3,616 votes
TMDb Rating 6.2 60 votes

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Cast

Jack Palance isCharles Castle
Charles Castle
Ida Lupino isMarion Castle
Marion Castle
Wendell Corey isSmiley Coy
Smiley Coy
Jean Hagen isConnie Bliss
Connie Bliss
Rod Steiger isStanley Shriner Hoff
Stanley Shriner Hoff
Shelley Winters isDixie Evans
Dixie Evans
Ilka Chase isPatty Benedict
Patty Benedict
Everett Sloane isNat Danziger
Nat Danziger
Wesley Addy isHoratio
Horatio "Hank" Teagle
Paul Langton isBuddy Bliss
Buddy Bliss

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