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Harder They Fall


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  Harder They Fall Review
Tookey's Rating
6 /10
 
Average Rating
6.73 /10
 
Starring
Humphrey Bogart , Rod Steiger , Jan Sterling
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Directed by: Mark Robson
Written by: Philip Yordan from the novel by Budd Schulberg

 
 
 
Released: 1956
   
Genre: DRAMA
SPORTS
   
Origin: US
   
Colour: BW
   
Length: 109
 
 


 
A sports columnist turned publicist (Humphrey Bogart, pictured second right) and his wife (Jan Sterling) agonise over whether, and how, to expose corruption in the fight game.
Reviewed by Chris Tookey

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Bogart's last screen appearance is among his best, and his understated style contrasts to Rod Steiger's over-the-top Method acting as the chief crook. Burnett Guffey's moody cinematography was Oscar-nominated.


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