The Old Man And The Sea

  • 1958
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Drama

Years before A RIVER RUNS THROUGH IT, the original fish story. This was a near-impossible film to make, but Warner Bros. and Sturges tackled the job sensibly and, with Tracy in bravura form, it came off surprisingly well. Tracy plays a semi-literate Cuban fisherman whose pedantic efforts to practice his trade only cause snickers of derision from his community....read more

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The Old Man And The Sea - Official Trailer
01:43 — Ernest Hemingway's Pulitzer Prize story about a fisherman's pursuit of an elusive marlin with Spencer Tracy in a monumental performance.

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  • Rating: NR
  • Review: Years before A RIVER RUNS THROUGH IT, the original fish story. This was a near-impossible film to make, but Warner Bros. and Sturges tackled the job sensibly and, with Tracy in bravura form, it came off surprisingly well. Tracy plays a semi-literate Cuban… (more)

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