Human Desire

  • 1954
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Drama

A remake of Jean Renoir's LA BETE HUMAINE, based on Zola's novel of the same name, HUMAN DESIRE switches the locale to Oklahoma with the background being the Rock Island Railroad. Crawford is a railroad employee in danger of losing his job because of his explosive temper. He asks his wife, Grahame, to plead his case because she is pals with Crawford's boss,...read more

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01:45 — The second trailer for Human Desire. Hard-drinking Carl Buckley is a railroad worker fired from his job. His seductive wife pays a visit to a railroad (more…)
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01:55 — The trailer for Human Desire. Engineer Jeff, returning from Japan, falls in Love with his co-worker Carl's wife Vicky, who both committed a murder. Na (more…)

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Tue Aug 22 9:00am
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Fritz Lang directed this triangle yarn from Zola's "The Human Beast." Glenn Ford, Gloria Grahame, Broderick Crawford. Alec: Edgar Buchanan. Jean: Peggy Maley. Ellen: Kathleen Case.

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  • Review: A remake of Jean Renoir's LA BETE HUMAINE, based on Zola's novel of the same name, HUMAN DESIRE switches the locale to Oklahoma with the background being the Rock Island Railroad. Crawford is a railroad employee in danger of losing his job because of his e… (more)

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