The Turning Point (DVD)

Directed by William Dieterle

Release Year: 1952
Running Time: 85
UPC: 7 38329 26033 0
Color Type: B&W
Country: U.S.
Language: English
Optional English Subtitles: Yes
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Cast
William Holden
Edmond O'Brien
Alexis Smith
Tom Tully
Ed Begley
Ted de Corsia
Adele Longmire
Ray Teal
Neville Brand
Jay Adler
Whit Bissell

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Directed by William Dieterle

From William Dieterle, the acclaimed director of The Devil and Daniel Webster, I’ll Be Seeing You, Portrait of Jennie and The Accused, comes this electrifying film noir starring screen great William Holden (Stalag 17). When crusading district attorney John Conroy (Edmond O’Brien, The Hitch-Hiker) is tasked to crack down on a powerful crime syndicate, he recruits his no-nonsense newspaperman pal Jerry McKibbon (Holden), his sweetheart Mandy (Alexis Smith, Conflict) and his grizzled detective father (Tom Tully, Ruby Gentry). But unbeknownst to the younger Conroy, the elder Conroy is mixed up in the same racket he’s been appointed to take down. Featuring noir favorites Ed Begley (Boomerang), Ted de Corsia (The Lady from Shanghai) and Neville Brand (D.O.A.) with masterful black-and-white cinematography by Lionel Lindon (Alias Nick Beal), The Turning Point is a thrilling portrait of political corruption that leads to a shocking conclusion.


DVD Extras Include:

Remastered in HD by Paramount Pictures – From a 4K Scan of the 35mm Film Elements

Audio Commentary by Author/Film Historian Alan K. Rode

Theatrical Trailer

Optional English Subtitles

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