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Edge of the City

Edge of the City(1957)

Also Known As: A Man Is Ten Feet Tall |

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Brief Synopsis

An army deserter and a black dock worker join forces against a corrupt union official.

Cast & Crew

Martin Ritt Director
John Cassavetes Axel Nordmann, also known as Axel North
Sidney Poitier Tommy Tyler
Jack Warden Charles Malik
Kathleen Maguire Ellen Wilson
Ruby Dee Lucy Tyler
Val Avery Brother
Robert Simon Mr. Nordmann
Ruth White Mrs. Nordmann
John Kellogg Detective
David Clarke Wallace
Estelle Hemsley Lucy's mother
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  Los Angeles opening: 20 Mar 1957
Release Date:  1957 Production Date:  EB; AFI
loan
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  Loew's Inc.
Sound:  Mono (Westrex Recording System) Production Co:  Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Corp., Jonathan Productions, Inc.
Duration(mins):  85 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  7,662    
Duration(reels):  9    

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  • Edge of The City

    Juan 2013-03-28

    Well, there you go. Thanks, Linda. One can't even read movie reviews without having to read political hogwash.And thanks for your review of the... MORE>

  • Review of a Review

    Linda Nitzschke 2013-01-21

    Steve, there is a saying, "We see things NOT as they are, but as WE are." When you sum all criticism of a black President up to racism, it is... MORE>

  • We still thnk in black and white

    Steve 2011-11-17

    great movie!!! I love that this was 1957, but most of us whites remember race being the "issue of the '60's" this movie is dealing with... MORE>