The Angry Hills (film)

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The Angry Hills
Directed by Robert Aldrich
Starring Robert Mitchum
Stanley Baker
Music by Richard Rodney Bennett
Cinematography Stephen Dade
Edited by Peter Tanner
Distributed by MGM
Release dates
  • July 29, 1959 (1959-07-29)
Running time 105 min.
Country United States
Language English
Budget $1,190,000[1]
Box office $1,285,000[1]

The Angry Hills is a 1959 film directed by Robert Aldrich, based on the novel by Leon Uris, and starring Robert Mitchum and Stanley Baker.

Plot[edit]

Set in April 1941 in Athens just before the German invasion, the film follows an American journalist who possesses a list of Greek resistance leaders. After getting the list, he is pursued by all types of people keen to have it: Communist resistance fighters, Gestapo and Greek collaborators.

Cast[edit]

Production[edit]

The film was shot from June to December 1958.[2]

Box Office[edit]

According to MGM records the film earned $510,000 in the US and Canada and $775,000 elsewhere, resulting in a loss of $497,000.[1]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c The Eddie Mannix Ledger, Los Angeles: Margaret Herrick Library, Center for Motion Picture Study .
  2. ^ Alain Silver and James Ursini, Whatever Happened to Robert Aldrich?, Limelight, 1995 p 251

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