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Harder They Fall

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Tookey's Rating
6 /10
Average Rating
6.73 /10
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
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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