The Cruel Tower

  • 1956
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Drama

A dizzying story which focuses on the sky-high conflicts of two steeplejacks in love with the same woman. McGraw is the crew boss who gives the acrophobic Ericson a chance to work in high rigs. Blanchard is the indecisive woman below torn between McGraw's security and Ericson's love. The two rivals' dislike for one another comes to a chilling aerial climax...read more

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A dizzying story which focuses on the sky-high conflicts of two steeplejacks in love with the same woman. McGraw is the crew boss who gives the acrophobic Ericson a chance to work in high rigs. Blanchard is the indecisive woman below torn between McGraw's security and Ericson's love. The

two rivals' dislike for one another comes to a chilling aerial climax as they settle their differences atop the tower in a well-paced and beautifully photographed melodrama.

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  • Review: A dizzying story which focuses on the sky-high conflicts of two steeplejacks in love with the same woman. McGraw is the crew boss who gives the acrophobic Ericson a chance to work in high rigs. Blanchard is the indecisive woman below torn between McGraw's… (more)

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