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The Phenix City Story

The Phenix City Story(1955)

Also Known As: Phenix City | Wide Open Town |

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Brief Synopsis

A crusading lawyer takes on the corrupt machine running a Southern town.

Cast & Crew

Phil Karlson Director
John McIntire Albert [L. "Pat"] Patterson
Richard Kiley John Patterson
Kathryn Grant Ellie Rhodes
Edward Andrews Rhett Tanner
Lenka Peteson Mary Jo Patterson
Biff McGuire Fred Gage
John Larch Clem Wilson
Allen Nourse Jeb Bassett
James Edwards Zeke Ward
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  Phenix City, AL, Chicago, IL and Columbus, GA openings: 9 Jul 1955
Release Date:  1955 Production Date:  [1.85:1]
EB; AFI*
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  Allied Artists Pictures Corp.
Sound:  Mono Production Co:  Bischoff Enterprises, Inc.
Duration(mins):  87 or 100 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  not available    
Duration(reels):  not available    

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  • The Phenix City Story

    DOUGLAS LOWE 2014-09-22

    This is one of my top 5 movie choices of all time for I lived it as a child and a young man. There were so many places in the 67 country's of Alabama... MORE>

  • Phenix City was a den of crime

    Bonnie Benson Anderson 2014-09-20

    My dad was a guest preacher one weekend in Columbus, GA which is across the river form Phenix City - back in the day - my mother and brother and sister... MORE>

  • The Phenix City Story

    Dashiell Barnes 2012-05-11

    A riveting film about "Sin City, U.S.A." McIntyre gives a convincing performance as the real- life Albert Patterson, personifying the film with... MORE>