The Defiant Ones

  • 1958
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Prison

Tony Curtis and Sidney Poitier are handcuffed together as white and Black escaped convicts in the South in this classic liberal adventure from Stanley Kramer. Their plight is an all-too-obvious metaphor for American race relations. Though the political lesson drives the movie, the action is also effective as the odd couple flees from their oppressors. This...read more

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Director (1 Credit)
Writer (2 Credits)
Harold Jacob Smith
Nedrick Young
Producer (1 Credit)
Cinematographer (1 Credit)
Sam Leavitt
Editor (1 Credit)
Frederic Knudtson
Musical Composer (1 Credit)
Ernest Gold
Production Designer (1 Credit)
Rudolph Sternad
Art Director (1 Credit)
Fernando Carrere
Set Decorator (1 Credit)
Joseph Kish
Costumes (1 Credit)
Special Effects (1 Credit)
Alex Weldon
Make Up (1 Credit)
Don Cash