The Set-Up

  • 1949
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Sports

One of the most realistic and gripping boxing films ever made, THE SET-UP is a tautly constructed, emotionally charged examination of one night in the life of an aging boxer, Stoker Thompson (Robert Ryan). Played out in real time as 72 uninterrupted minutes of Stoker's life, the movie begins as a crowd gathers in front of the arena in anticipation of more

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Director (1 Credit)
Writer (1 Credit)
Art Cohn
Source (1 Credit)
Joseph Moncure March
Producer (1 Credit)
Cinematographer (1 Credit)
Milton Krasner
Editor (1 Credit)
Roland Gross
Art Director (2 Credits)
Albert S. D'Agostino
Set Decorator (2 Credits)
Darrell Silvera
James Altwies
Music Director (1 Credit)
C. Bakaleinikoff
Make Up (3 Credits)
Gordon Bau
Joe Norrin
Technical Advisor (1 Credit)

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