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The World, the Flesh and the Devil(Movie, 1959)

PG
| 1h 35min | Genres: Drama, Science Fiction
The World, the Flesh and the DevilRating: 3.1/5 (with 14 votes)
The World, the Flesh and the Devil is a 1959 American science fiction doomsday film written and directed by Ranald MacDougall. The film stars Harry Belafonte, who was then at the peak of his film career. The film is set in a post-apocalyptic world with very few human survivors. It is based on two sources: the novel The Purple Cloud by M. P. Shiel and the story "End of the World" by Ferdinand Reyher. ()
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About The World, the Flesh and the Devil

Ralph Burton is a miner who is trapped for several days as a result of a cave-in. When he finally manages to dig himself out, he realizes that all of mankind seems to have been destroyed in a nuclear holocaust. He travels to New York City only to find it deserted. Making a life for himself there, he is flabbergasted to eventually find Sarah Crandall, who also managed to survive. Together, they form a close friendship until the arrival of Benson Thacker who has managed to pilot his small boat into the city's harbor. At this point the tensions rise between the three, particularly between Thacker, who is white and Burton, who is black.


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Additional Information

Production country: United States of America (USA)
Original language: English (EN)
Spoken languages: English (EN), French (FR)
Translated into 4 languages: German (DE), English (EN), French (FR), Italian (IT)
Status: Released
Release date US: 05/20/1959
Producer: Sol C. Siegel, George Englund, Harry Belafonte
Screenwriter: Ranald MacDougall, M. P. Shiel
Film Editor: Harold F. Kress
Composer: Miklós Rózsa
Aspect Ratio: 2.35:1
Color: Black & White (B/W)

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