Ace in the Hole (1951) - Watch Online. Directed by Billy Wilder

Genres Drama     Film-Noir    
IMDb rating
Writers Victor Desny (story) (uncredited)
Walter Newman (written by)
Lesser Samuels (written by)
Billy Wilder (written by)
Country USA
Language English, Spanish, Latin
Runtime 111 min
Ace in the Hole 1951
Plot Charles Tatum, a down-on-his-luck reporter, takes a job with a small New Mexico newspaper. The job is pretty boring until he finds a man trapped in an old Indian dwelling. He jumps at the chance to make a name for himself by taking over and prolonging the rescue effort, and feeding stories to major newspapers. He creates a national media sensation and milks it for all it is worth - until things go terribly wrong.... see Ace in the Hole on IMDb

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  • Ace in the Hole (1951) - IMDb

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  • Ace in the Hole (film) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

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  • Ace in the Hole (1951) - The Criterion Collection

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    There's not a soft or sentimental passage in Billy Wilder's "Ace in the Hole" (1951), a portrait of rotten journalism and the public's insatiable appetite for it.

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    Ace in the Hole is the only film I can think of that can be described as “epic noir” by virtue of its darkness of vision and its scale of production.

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  • Ace in the Hole (The Big Carnival) - Rotten Tomatoes

    Audience Reviews for Ace in the Hole (The Big Carnival) A Criterion Collection Film, Spime Number #396. Its one of the best I've seen from the collection.. Kirk Douglas plays a excellent part and though filmed in 1951, it shows how people are today.

  • Self-Styled Siren: Billy Wilder's Ace in the Hole (1951)

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  • ACE IN THE HOLE | Nitehawk Cinema

    ACE IN THE HOLE. Ticket Price: $15; Rating: R; Run Time: 111 minutes; Director: Billy Wilder; Starring: Kirk Douglas, Jan Sterling, Robert Arthur, Porter Hall, Frank Cady; Format: DCP; Year: 1951; Language: English; Age Policy: 18 and up;

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  • Ace in the Hole by Criterion, Billy Wilder, Kirk Douglas ...

    For years, Ace In The Hole was the phantom item in Billy Wilder's filmography; it was made when the director was at the height of his talents and was a favorite with critics, but after it landed with a thud at the box office in 1951 (when audiences were doubtless not ready for a movie quite this ...

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  • Ace in the Hole (1951) - Lasso The Movies

    “Ace in the Hole” (or “The Big Carnival” as it was known when I first saw the movie) was based on a true incident which occurred in the 1920s. Depictions of the press in “The Front Page”, “Five Star Final” ...

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