The Shrike

  • 1955
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Drama

The gross miscasting of lovable June Allyson as a manipulative woman sets this drama on its ear. A shrike is an innocuous-looking bird that sometimes impales its prey on thorns. The hit play adopted this image for its female lead character, a vicious person who manipulated her kowtowing husband to such a degree that he winds up in an insane asylum. more

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Director (1 Credit)
Writer (1 Credit)
Ketti Frings
Source (1 Credit)
Joseph Kramm
Producer (1 Credit)
Aaron Rosenberg
Cinematographer (1 Credit)
Editor (1 Credit)
Frank Gross
Musical Composer (1 Credit)
Art Director (2 Credits)
Alexander Golitzen
Richard H. Riedel
Music Director (1 Credit)
Joseph Gershenson

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