Ratings

TMDB Rating 7.6
IMDB Rating 8.2
RottenTomatoes Rating 92%

Financials

Revenue: $0

Budget: $0

Profit: - $0


Movie Details

Tag Line: POWER! He loved it! He took it raw in big gulpfuls … he liked the taste, the way it mixed with the bourbon and the sin in his blood!

Status: Released

Average Rating: 8

Release Date: May 29, 1957

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Run Time: 2h 05m

Original Language: English

Website: -

Production Countries: United States of America

Production Companies: Newtown Productions , Warner Bros. Pictures


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Synopsis

The rise of a raucous hayseed named Lonesome Rhodes from itinerant Ozark guitar picker to local media rabble-rouser to TV superstar and political king-maker. Marcia Jeffries is the innocent Sarah Lawrence girl who discovers the great man in a back-country jail and is the first to fall under his spell.


Main Cast

Andy Griffith

Andy Griffith

Larry 'Lonesome' Rhodes

Age : 86 | Popularity : 8%

Patricia Neal

Patricia Neal

Marcia Jeffries

Age : 84 | Popularity : 4%

Anthony Franciosa

Anthony Franciosa

Joey DePalma

Age : 77 | Popularity : 10%

Walter Matthau

Walter Matthau

Mel Miller

Age : 79 | Popularity : 16%

Lee Remick

Lee Remick

Betty Lou Fleckum

Age : 55 | Popularity : 10%

Percy Waram

Percy Waram

General Haynesworth

Age : 80 | Popularity : 7%

Paul McGrath

Paul McGrath

Macey

Age : 74 | Popularity : 3%

Rod Brasfield

Rod Brasfield

Beanie

Age : N/A | Popularity : 3%


Crew

Department Role Name
Camera Director of Photography
Gayne Rescher
Gayne Rescher
Harry Stradling Sr.
Harry Stradling Sr.
Directing Director
Elia Kazan
Elia Kazan
Production Producer
Elia Kazan
Elia Kazan
Production Manager
George Justin
George Justin
Art Art Direction
Richard Sylbert
Richard Sylbert
Paul Sylbert
Paul Sylbert
Costume & Make-Up Costume Design
Anna Hill Johnstone
Anna Hill Johnstone
Makeup Artist
Robert Jiras
Robert Jiras
Hairstylist
Willis Hanchett
Willis Hanchett
Writing Screenplay
Budd Schulberg
Budd Schulberg
Story
Budd Schulberg
Budd Schulberg
Editing Editor
Gene Milford
Gene Milford
Sound Original Music Composer
Tom Glazer
Tom Glazer
Sound
Ernest Zatorsky
Ernest Zatorsky
Sound Editor
Don Olson
Don Olson
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