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The Asphalt Jungle

One of director Huston's most memorable efforts, this taut drama is a brilliantly stylized crime story about a group of hoods plotting a major heist. Led by a curious, almost mystical German expatriate, the gang woos the local establishment for backing. With Sterling Hayden, James Whitmore and Marilyn Monroe.

Year: 1950
Genre: Classic Film Noir, Best of the 1950s, Movies (1001 You Must See Before You Die)
Country: USA
Director: John Huston
Starring: Sterling Hayden, Louis Calhern, Marilyn Monroe
Duration: 112 Minutes
Rating: M - Contains low level violence.
7.9/10
Location in store: Classic Noir

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