The Big Heat

  • 1953
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Crime

A scalding face-full of harsh reality, courtesy Fritz Lang. Starkly photographed and without a continuous score, the absence of which underlines the hard-hitting dialogue and the sound of smacking fists and thudding bullets, this film is as brutal as Lang's M was frightening. Ford, an ex-cop out to avenge the mob murder of his wife, gets upstaged by two...read more

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Director (1 Credit)
Writer (1 Credit)
Sydney Boehm
Source (1 Credit)
William P. McGivern
Producer (1 Credit)
Cinematographer (1 Credit)
Editor (1 Credit)
Musical Composer (1 Credit)
Daniele Amfitheatrof
Art Director (1 Credit)
Set Decorator (1 Credit)
William Kiernan
Costumes (1 Credit)
Jean Louis
Music Director (1 Credit)