Friday, November 18
(1953, Roy Ward Baker) Nasty millionaire Robert Ryan, dumped to die in the desert with a broken leg by his cheating wife and her lover, slowly wins back audience sympathy by sheer will to survive. DCP. Approx. 83 mins.
“3-D COMES OF AGE! Adult and restrained treatment turns a simple, grim story idea with conviction, irony and chilling crescendo.”
- Howard H. Thompson, The New York Times (1953)
“Tight and involving essay in suspense…ONE OF THE BEST MOVIES MADE IN 3-D.”
– Time Out (London)
“Made better use of 3-D than any other film.”
– Leslie Halliwell