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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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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


A Showcase for Garfield, Neal, and Hernandez: The Breaking Point (1950)

By Judy on Jan 7, 2015 From Cary Grant Won't Eat You

The Breaking Point is tense from its first scene, with fishing boat captain Harry (John Garfield) arriving on dock to find that his credit is no longer good enough for the gas he needs for his next trip. Money troubles mean he can?t feed his wife and kids, can?t pay his partner, Wesley (Juano Hernan... Read full article


The Breaking Point (1950)

By Beatrice on Jul 10, 2014 From Flickers in Time

The Breaking Point Directed by Michael Curtiz Written by Ranald MacDougall from the novel To Have and Have Not by Ernest Hemingway 1950/USA Warner Bros. First viewing/Warner Archives DVD Leona Charles: Coincidentally I’ve been thinking of letting mine grow out. Speaking of coincidences, I li... 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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