Bad Day At Black Rock

  • 1955
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Drama

In this powerful, lightning-paced film, Tracy plays a one-armed stranger who uncovers a dangerous skeleton in a western hick town's closet, with harrowing results. Tracy is at his subdued, thoughtful best, while Ryan perfectly conveys the ignorance behind racial prejudice and Borgnine and Marvin are memorable heavies. Sturges's direction is superbly timed,...read more

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Bad Day At Black Rock
Oscar-winner Spencer Tracy received his fifth Oscar nomination for his portrayal of a one-armed stranger who arrives at a small Southwestern town shor (more…)
Bad Day At Black Rock - Trailer
02:00 — A one-armed man travels to a desert town to investigate the massive cover-up of a terrible crime. Great performances and script!
Bad Day At Black Rock - Official Trailer
03:16 — A one-armed man travels to a desert town to investigate the massive cover-up of a terrible crime. Great performances and script!
Bad Day At Black Rock - Trailer
00:33 — A one-armed man travels to a desert town to investigate the massive cover-up of a terrible crime. Great performances and script!
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02:02 — The time is 1945, just after the end of World War II. The great railroad train Streamliner stops at the town of Black Rock Arizona. The train discharg (more…)

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  • Rating: NR
  • Review: In this powerful, lightning-paced film, Tracy plays a one-armed stranger who uncovers a dangerous skeleton in a western hick town's closet, with harrowing results. Tracy is at his subdued, thoughtful best, while Ryan perfectly conveys the ignorance behind… (more)

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