The Kiss (1958 film)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
The Kiss
The Kiss 1958.jpg
Movie poster
Directed by John Patrick Hayes
Written by John Patrick Hayes
Release dates
  • 1958 (1958) (U.S.)
Running time
19 minutes
Country United States
Language English

The Kiss is a 1958 short film written and produced by John Hayes. It was the first major film by Hayes, who would go on to find fame as the writer, producer, and director of B-movie genre films such as Garden of the Dead.[1]

The film was nominated for the 1958 Academy Award for Best Live Action Short Film but lost to Disney's Grand Canyon film.[2]

External links[edit]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Emerson, Scott (2007-11-15). "Garden of the Dead". Retrieved 2013-12-10. 
  2. ^ "31st Oscars". Retrieved 2013-12-10.