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Ace in the Hole 1951

  • Billy Wilder
  • June 29, 1951
  • 111 mins
  • English
  • Drama
Rough, tough Chuck Tatum, who battered his way to the top ... trampling everything in his path - men, women and morals !
A frustrated former big-city journalist now stuck working for an Albuquerque newspaper exploits a story about a man trapped in a cave to revitalize his career, but the situation quickly escalates into an out-of-control media circus.


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A great film. The script was fantastic and Kirk Douglas was brilliant playing part of Chuck Tatum, a manipulative self-serving jerk. Amazing how this film parallels many modern day events.

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