Episode 16: The Asphalt Jungle

Asphalt JungleThis week, we watch John Huston’s great heist flick, The Asphalt Jungle!

We highly recommend you watch the film before listening to the episode, because it’s a truly fun movie. This film is currently available for streaming rental on iTunes, Amazon Video, Vudu, and Microsoft, and is also available on DVD.

Join us on January 21st for our episode on The Public Enemy!

The Asphalt Jungle (1950)
The Asphalt Jungle poster Rating: 7.9/10 (22,353 votes)
Director: John Huston
Writer: Ben Maddow (screen play), John Huston (screen play), W.R. Burnett (from a novel by)
Stars: Sterling Hayden, Louis Calhern, Jean Hagen, James Whitmore
Runtime: 112 min
Rated: Passed
Genre: Crime, Drama, Film-Noir, Thriller
Released: 01 Jun 1950
Plot: A major heist goes off as planned, until bad luck and double crosses cause everything to unravel.

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