Act Of Violence

  • 1949
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Crime

Grim, exciting film noir in which Ryan, a crippled war veteran, seeks out Heflin to revenge the latter's betrayal of fellow prisoners during WW II. When Heflin, a successful contractor, learns that he is being hunted, he panics and his dormant feelings of guilt come to the surface, coupled with fear created by Ryan's promise to kill him. In a masterful...read more

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02:24 — Act of Violence is a 1948 American film noir directed by Fred Zinnemann and adapted for the screen by Robert L. Richards from a story by Collier Young (more…)

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  • Rating: NR
  • Review: Grim, exciting film noir in which Ryan, a crippled war veteran, seeks out Heflin to revenge the latter's betrayal of fellow prisoners during WW II. When Heflin, a successful contractor, learns that he is being hunted, he panics and his dormant feelings of… (more)

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