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Movie Classics: The Asphalt Jungle

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Introduced by Barry Norman
Starring Sterling Hayden, Louis Calhern, Sam Jaffe, Marilyn Monroe.
A brilliant criminal, Doc Reidenschneider, has devised the perfect robbery while in jail. On release he gathers together a team dedicated to stealing a million dollars' worth of jewels - but someone is not on the level.... John Huston's famous thriller features superb performances and a classic robbery sequence.
Screenplay by BEN MADDOW and JOHN HUSTON
Based on a novel by w. R. BURNETT Produced by ARTHUR HORNBLOW JR Directed by JOHN HUSTON (Blackanawhite)
0 FILMS: page 17
0 MY KIND OF DAY: page 102

Contributors

Introduced By: Barry Norman
Unknown: Sterling Hayden
Unknown: Louis Calhem
Unknown: Sam Jaffe
Unknown: Marilyn Monroe.
Unknown: Doc Reidenschneider
Unknown: John Huston
Unknown: Ben Maddow
Unknown: John Huston
Unknown: R. Burnett
Produced By: Arthur Hornblow
Directed By: John Huston
Dix Handley: Sterling Hayden
Emmerich louis: Calhern
Doll Conovan: Jean Hagen
Gus Minissi: James Whitmore
DOC: Sam Jaffe
Com Hardy: John McIntire
Cobby: Marc Lawrence
Lt Ditrich: Barry Kelley
Louis: Anthony Caruso
Angela: Marilyn Monroe

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Movie Classics: The Asphalt Jungle

BBC One London, 1 January 1989 23.15






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