The Breaking Point

The Breaking Point

A FILM BY: Michael Curtiz
WRITTEN BY: Ranald MacDougall (screen play by), Ernest Hemingway (based on the story by)
STARRING: John Garfield, Patricia Neal, Phyllis Thaxter

***Introduced by Alan Rode | Playing as a double feature with Casablanca | One ticket admits to both films***

An adaptation of the same Ernest Hemingway story that served as the basis for TO HAVE AND HAVE NOT, THE BREAKING POINT casts John Garfield as a beleaguered fishing boat captain forced into unchartered moral waters in this exemplary working-class noir. New 35MM print courtesy of the UCLA Film & Television Archive. Preservation funding provided by Warner Bros. in association with The Film Foundation and the Hollywood Foreign Press Association.

Technical Information

Production Year: 1950
Country of Origin: United States
Language: English
Run Time: 97 mins
Format: 35mm