Overview

"A Face in the Crowd" charts 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.

  1. Budd Schulberg

    Screenplay, Story

  2. Elia Kazan

    Director

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Status Released

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  • October 17, 1957
    Theatrical

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Original Language English

Runtime 2h 5m

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