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Odds against tomorrow

Author: Robert WiseAbraham PolonskyNelson GiddingHarry BelafonteRobert RyanAll authors
Publisher: Chicago, Ill. : Olive Films, ©2018, ©1959 ©2018, ©1959
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
Earle Slater is a racist ex-con looking to make a quick buck. Johnny Ingram is a nightclub performer with gambling debts. Greed and shared rage against the world turn them into bitter allies when a disgraced ex-cop recruits them to pull a bank heist. But a pivotal moment will send both men toward a cataclysmic outcome that is anything but black and white.
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Fiction films
Film noir
Film adaptations
Drama
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Wise; Abraham Polonsky; Nelson Gidding; Harry Belafonte; Robert Ryan; Shelley Winters; Ed Begley; Gloria Grahame; William P McGivern; HarBel Productions,; Olive Films,
OCLC Number: 1038534630
Language Note: English dialogue; optional English subtitles.
Notes: Based on the novel by William P. McGivern.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1959.
Credits: Director of photograhy, Joseph Brun ; editor, Dede Allen ; music, John Lewis.
Cast: Harry Belafonte, Robert Ryan, Shelley Winters, Ed Begley, Gloria Grahame.
Target Audience: Rating: Not rated.
Description: 1 videodisc (96 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, region 1, wide screen (1.85:1); Dolby mono.
Other Titles: Odds against tomorrow (Motion picture)
Responsibility: HarBel presents ; a United Artists release ; screenplay by Abraham Polonsky and Nelson Gidding ; directed and produced by Robert Wise.

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Earle Slater is a racist ex-con looking to make a quick buck. Johnny Ingram is a nightclub performer with gambling debts. Greed and shared rage against the world turn them into bitter allies when a disgraced ex-cop recruits them to pull a bank heist. But a pivotal moment will send both men toward a cataclysmic outcome that is anything but black and white.

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