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Odds Against Tomorrow (1959) was a Crime - Drama Film directed by Robert Wise and produced by Robert Wise and Harry Belafonte.

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Film Noir Review: Odds Against Tomorrow (1959)

By Danilo Castro on Jun 1, 2022 From Classic Movie Hub Blog

“Like you said, it’s just one role of the dice, doesn’t matter what color they are.” Robert Wise is a fascinating case study. In a medium built on radical storytellers and auteurs, Wise is the epitome of a craftsman; a filmmaker without a discernible style. Were it not for... Read full article


Noir Nook: Five Things I Love About Odds Against Tomorrow (1959)

By Karen Burroughs Hannsberry on Feb 10, 2022 From Classic Movie Hub Blog

Noir Nook: Five Things I Love About Odds Against Tomorrow (1959) Odds Against Tomorrow (1959) If you?ve read my past posts here at the Noir Nook, you might know that I?ve been participating the last few years in a film group that meets virtually once a week to talk about classic movies availab... Read full article


Harry Belafonte and Robert Ryan are up against the “Odds Against Tomorrow”

By Stephen Reginald on Jan 5, 2022 From Classic Movie Man

Harry Belafonte and Robert Ryan are up against the “Odds Against Tomorrow” Odds Against Tomorrow (1959) is an American film noir, produced and directed by Robert Wise and starring Harry Belafonte, Robert Ryan, and Shelley Winters. The film features a jazz film score directed by John... Read full article


Day 27 of Noirvember: Earle Slater in Odds Against Tomorrow (1959)

By shadowsandsatin on Nov 27, 2021 From Shadows and Satin

Today?s Noirvember post shines the spotlight on the fatally flawed Earle Slater in Odds Against Tomorrow (1959). WHAT?S ODDS AGAINST TOMORROW ABOUT? Odds Against Tomorrow involves a bank heist engineered by bitter ex-cop David Burke (Ed Begley). To help him carry out his plot, Burke recruits a bigot... Read full article


Odds Against Tomorrow (1959)

By 4 Star Film Fan on Nov 26, 2018 From 4 Star Films

The unofficial timeline for classic film noir is approximately given as 1941-1958 but of course, there are notable outliers including Stranger on The 3rd Floor (1940) at the front end and this film, Odds Against Tomorrow, bringing up the rear. Pictures with what can easily be categorized as noir sen... Read full article


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Johnny Ingram: Yeah, yeah, I know I got rid of the headache. Now I got cancer.


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One of the first productions from Harry Belafonte's own company, HarBel Productions.
The last film in standard aspect ratio to be made by Robert Wise.
In some scenes, Robert Wise used infra-red film to give them a slightly distorted feel.
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