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The Old Man and the Sea

The Old Man and the Sea(1958)

Also Known As: Ernest Hemingway's The Old Man and the Sea |

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Brief Synopsis

A Cuban fisherman believes his long dry spell will end when he catches a legendary fish.

Cast & Crew

John Sturges Director
Fred Zinnemann Director
Felipe Pazos Jr. The boy [Manolin]
Harry Bellaver The cafe owner [Martin]
Spencer Tracy The old man [Santiago]
Don Diamond Cafe proprietor
Don Blackman Hand wrestler
Joey Ray Professional gambler
Mauritz Hugo Gambler
James Wong Howe Director of Photography
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  Los Angeles and New York openings: 7 Oct 1958
Release Date:  1958 Production Date:  EB; AFI
Color/B&W:  Color (Warnercolor) Distributions Co:  Warner Bros. Pictures, Inc.
Sound:  Mono Production Co:  Warner Bros. Pictures, Inc., Leland Hayward Productions, Inc.
Duration(mins):  86 or 89 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  not available    
Duration(reels):  not available    

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  • old man and the sea

    kevin sellers 2016-01-04

    Based on a classic American novel, much loved by junior high English teachers; fair warning! MORE>

  • Remembered from my childhood

    Kirsten 2015-02-02

    I haven't seen The Old Man and the Sea since it was released in my childhood half a century ago, and yet I remember it as enthralling. I felt as if I... MORE>

  • The Old Man and the Sea

    Bruce C 2014-06-07

    A classic in literature and on film. For many, this film narrative does in part - what the book doesn't, allowing the follower to listen and enjoy the... MORE>