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The River's Edge (1957)

Approved | | Adventure, Crime, Drama | 1957 (UK)
A murderous thief on the run with stolen loot forces a poor rancher to guide him across the desert into Mexico. Accompanying them is the rancher's wife, who happens to be the killer's former girlfriend.

Director:

Allan Dwan

Writers:

Harold Jacob Smith (screenplay), James Leicester (screenplay) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Ray Milland ... Nardo Denning
Anthony Quinn ... Ben Cameron
Debra Paget ... Margaret Fowler
Harry Carey Jr. ... Chet
Chubby Johnson ... Whiskers
Byron Foulger ... Floyd Barry (as Byron K. Foulger)
Tom McKee Tom McKee ... U.S. Border Patrol Captain
Frank Gerstle ... Harry Castleton
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A murderous thief on the run with stolen loot forces a poor rancher to guide him across the desert into Mexico. Accompanying them is the rancher's wife, who happens to be the killer's former girlfriend.

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It was kill ... or be killed ... all the way down to The River's Edge.


Certificate:

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

1957 (UK) See more »

Also Known As:

Flucht nach Mexiko See more »

Filming Locations:

Cuernavaca, Morelos, Mexico

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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

4-Track Stereo (Westrex Recording System)

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.55:1
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Trivia

Average Shot Length = ~9.2 seconds. Median Shot Length = ~9.4 seconds. See more »

Goofs

When Nardo Denning turns the Thunderbird around and tries to run down Meg, the fender skirt on the passenger side flies off. A later shot of the car as it pursues her shows the skirt still in place. See more »

Quotes

Nardo Denning: In case you're interested, Cameron, your wife's behavior with me tonight has been impeccable.
Ben Cameron: I'm just a farmer, Denning, I don't know what the word "impeccable" means. If it means what it sounds like, uh, congratulations.
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Soundtracks

The River's Edge
Louis Forbes and Bobby Troup
Sung by Bob Winn
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Good fun
18 August 1999 | by Colorada-3See all my reviews

Quite entertaining, good characters, a nice movie to watch when you want to relax. Anthony Quinn is very sexy and Ray Milland a good villain. Don't miss it!


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