The Breaking Point

  • 1950
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Drama

Hollywood's second version of Hemingway's minor novel To Have and Have Not turns out to be a spanking good adventure story, ranging from California to Mexico and exploiting the coastal locations to the limit. Garfield is the ill-starred owner of a charter boat trying to support his wife, Thaxter, and two daughters, but business is abysmally bad. Dumke,...read more

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02:14 — Broke and with a family to support, charter-boat skipper Harry Morgan (John Garfield) makes a desperate gamble. For cash that will save his boat from (more…)

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