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The Breaking Point (1950) was a Crime - Drama Film directed by Michael Curtiz and produced by Jerry Wald.

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Day 18 of Noirvember: Leona Charles in The Breaking Point (1950)

By shadowsandsatin on Nov 18, 2021 From Shadows and Satin

Today?s Noirvember post shines the spotlight on Leona Charles in The Breaking Point (1950). WHAT?S THE BREAKING POINT ABOUT? World War II veteran Harry Morgan (John Garfield) operates a boat charter business in California, but his proceeds are barely enough to make the payments on the boat, let alon... Read full article


John Garfield reaches “The Breaking Point”

By Stephen Reginald on Sep 3, 2021 From Classic Movie Man

John Garfield reaches “The Breaking Point” The Breaking Point (1950) is an American crime drama directed by Michael Curtiz and starring John Garfield and Patricia Neal. The excellent supporting cast includes Phyllis Thaxter and Juano Hernandez.John Garfield plays Harry Morgan, a spo... Read full article


The Breaking Point (1950): Updating Hemingway and Hawks

By 4 Star Film Fan on Jul 1, 2019 From 4 Star Films

Michael Curtiz, to all those who revere him, has far more than Casablanca (1942) on his resume. It’s stacked with classics including The Adventures of Robin Hood (1938), Mildred Pierce (1945), White Christmas (1954) and even a less-heralded picture like The Breaking Point. Those familiar with ... Read full article


JOHN GARFIELD: THE ORIGINAL REBEL BLOGATHON, The Breaking Point (1950)

on Mar 3, 2017 From Caftan Woman

Phyllis Loves Classic Movies is hosting John Garfield: The Original Rebel blogathon running from March 3 - 5. HERE is where you'll find all the tributes to the actor. "You know how it is early in the morning on the water? Everything is quiet except for the sea gulls a long way off and you feel gre... Read full article


JOHN GARFIELD: THE ORIGINAL REBEL BLOGATHON, The Breaking Point (1950)

By Caftan Woman on Mar 3, 2017 From Caftan Woman

Phyllis Loves Classic Movies is hosting John Garfield: The Original Rebel blogathon running from March 3 - 5. HERE is where you'll find all the tributes to the actor. "You know how it is early in the morning on the water? Everything is quiet except for the sea gulls a long way off and you feel gre... Read full article


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Harry Morgan: [to Leona as she reaches into his shirt pocket] Yuh know, one day you can get your arm broke reachin' for something that don't belong to yuh.


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Finnish certificate censorship # 33288 delivered on 6-3-1951 (K-16, 120m cut).
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