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The Misfits

The Misfits(1961)

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Brief Synopsis

A sensitive divorcee gets mixed up with modern cowboys roping mustangs in the desert.

Cast & Crew

John Huston Director
Clark Gable Gay Langland
Marilyn Monroe Roslyn Taber
Montgomery Clift Perce Howland
Thelma Ritter Isabelle Steers
James Barton The Old Man in the Bar
Estelle Winwood The Church Lady
Kevin McCarthy Roslyn's husband
Dennis Shaw Young boy in bar
Philip Mitchell Charles Steers
Walter Ramage Old groom
Peggy Barton Young bride
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  PG Premiere Info:  New York opening: 1 Feb 1961
Release Date:  1961 Production Date:  none available
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  United Artists
Sound:  Mono Production Co:  Seven Arts Productions
Duration(mins):  124 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  not available    
Duration(reels):  not available    

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  • The Misfits: Misunderstood Classic

    Doc Long 2019-04-20

    The point of "The Misfits" is to stir the pot of public opinion at the dawn of the 1960s. In many ways similar to what Director William Wyler... MORE>

  • Decent motion picture craft, but painful to watch

    TK 2018-02-02

    Goldenage of Hollywood said this film is a bit depressing. I would agree and then some. This was post-accident Montgomery Clift. He was a great actor but... MORE>

  • One of my favorites

    Goldenage of Hollywood 2017-05-30

    The casting alone is amazing. None disappoint. The film itself is a bit depressing about the dying western culture in 1960's America and how a... MORE>