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The Night of the Iguana

The Night of the Iguana(1964)

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Brief Synopsis

A defrocked priest surrenders to the sins of the flesh in a Mexican hotel.

Cast & Crew

John Huston Director
Richard Burton Rev. T. Lawrence Shannon
Ava Gardner Maxine Faulk
Deborah Kerr Hannah Jelkes
Sue Lyon Charlotte Goodall
James Ward Hank Prosner
Grayson Hall Judith Fellowes
Mary Boylan Miss Peebles
Gladys Hill Miss Dexter

Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  New York opening: 6 Aug 1964
Release Date:  1964 Production Date:  A John Huston-Ray Stark Production
none available
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, Inc.
Sound:  Mono Production Co:  Seven Arts Productions
Duration(mins):  125 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  not available    
Duration(reels):  not available    

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  • See it through....

    Denise Bassen 2015-03-18

    The screenplay and acting are first rate, and the rewards come toward the end (known in playwriting as the "dnouement.) This is an existential piece... MORE>

  • Low Rating for a Great Film

    Rich 2012-09-04

    I find this film, out of the literary genre, to be an in depth look at some universal American character types. It's a rare film for people interested... MORE>

  • I like Terry's last line

    Jeff Boston 2012-05-22

    Easy gal winds up with cheesy pal in breezy locale. In 1964, this movie made viewers queasy it was so sleazy. John Huston was a great weezy of Mexico. Well... MORE>