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The Wages of Fear (1953)

PG-13 02/16/1955 (US) DramaThrillerAdventure 2h 33m

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In the South American jungle, supplies of nitroglycerine are needed at a remote oil field. The oil company pays four men to deliver the supplies in two trucks. A tense rivalry develops between the two sets of drivers on the rough remote roads where the slightest jolt can result in death.

  1. Henri-Georges Clouzot

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Georges Arnaud


  3. Jérôme Géronimi


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  1. Yves Montand

    Yves Montand

    Mario Livi

  2. Charles Vanel

    Charles Vanel

    Mr. Jo

  3. Peter van Eyck

    Peter van Eyck


  4. Folco Lulli

    Folco Lulli


  5. Véra Clouzot

    Véra Clouzot


  6. Antonio Centa

    Antonio Centa

    Camp Chief

  7. Luis De Lima


  8. Jo Dest

    Hans Smerloff

  9. Darío Moreno

    Darío Moreno

    Pepito Hernandez

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The Wages of Fear
The Wages of Fear

Original Title Le Salaire de la peur

Status Released

Original Language French

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