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The Asphalt Jungle (1950)

NR 1950-05-12 (US) CrimeDrama 1h 52m
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The City Under the City


Recently paroled from prison, legendary burglar "Doc" Riedenschneider, with funding from Alonzo Emmerich, a crooked lawyer, gathers a small group of veteran criminals together in the Midwest for a big jewel heist.

  1. John Huston

    Director, Screenplay

  2. W.R. Burnett


  3. Ben Maddow


Top Billed Cast

  1. Sterling Hayden

    Sterling Hayden

    Dix Handley

  2. Louis Calhern

    Louis Calhern

    Alonzo D. Emmerich

  3. Sam Jaffe

    Sam Jaffe

    Doc Erwin Riedenschneider

  4. Jean Hagen

    Jean Hagen

    Doll Conovan

  5. James Whitmore

    James Whitmore

    Gus Minissi

  6. John McIntire

    John McIntire

    Police Commissioner Hardy

  7. Marc Lawrence

    Marc Lawrence


  8. Barry Kelley

    Barry Kelley

    Lt. Ditrich

  9. Anthony Caruso

    Anthony Caruso

    Louis Ciavelli

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The Asphalt Jungle
The Asphalt Jungle

Status Released

Original Language English

Budget $1,232,000.00

Revenue -


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