Across the Bridge


In Mexico, a financier on the run poses as a man he just murdered, only to find out that the man was also a murderer.

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  1. Denis Freeman


  2. Guy Elmes


  3. Ken Annakin


  4. Graham Greene


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  1. Rod Steiger

    Rod Steiger

    Carl Schaffner

  2. David Knight

    David Knight


  3. Marla Landi

    Marla Landi


  4. Noel Willman

    Noel Willman

    Chief of Police

  5. Bernard Lee

    Bernard Lee

    Chief Inspector Hadden

  6. Eric Pohlmann

    Eric Pohlmann

    Police Sergeant

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Status Released

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 43m

Budget -

Revenue -

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Release Information

  • August 20, 1957



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A review by John Chard

By John Chard

He's got one friend left.

Across the Bridge is directed by Ken Annakin and adapted to screenplay by Guy Elmes and Dennis Freeman for a Graham Greene story. It stars Rod Steiger, David Knight, Marla Landi, Noel Willman, Bernard Lee and Eric Pohlmann. Music is by James Bernard and cinematography by Reginald Wyer.

High powered business man Carl Schaffner (Steiger) is crooked and the net is finally closing in on him. Fleeing to Mexico he initiates a sequence of events that finds him taking on the identity of another man. If he thought this was going to be his way out of a jam? He has no ide... read the rest.

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