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Wild River(Movie, 1960)

1h 50min | Genres: Drama, History, Romance / Love
Wild RiverRating: 3.8/5 (with 20 votes) released 60 years ago
Wild River is a 1960 American drama film directed by Elia Kazan and starring Montgomery Clift, Lee Remick, Jo Van Fleet, Albert Salmi and Jay C. Flippen. The film was shot on location in the Tennessee Valley, and was adapted by Paul Osborn from two novels: Borden Deal's Dunbar's Cove and William Bradford Huie's Mud on the Stars, drawing for plot from Deal's story of a battle of wills between the nascent Tennessee Valley Authority and generations-old land owners, and from Huie's study of a rural Southern matriarchal family for characters and their reaction to destruction of their land. It marked Bruce Dern's film debut. In 2002, the film was selected for preservation in the United States National Film Registry by... ()
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Awards & Nominations for Wild River

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About Wild River

A young field administrator for the TVA comes to rural Tennessee to oversee the building of a dam on the Tennessee River. He encounters opposition from the local people, in particular a farmer who objects to his employment (with pay) of local black laborers. Much of the plot revolves around the eviction of an elderly woman from her home on an island in the River, and the young man's love affair with that woman's widowed granddaughter.


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Additional Information

Production country: United States of America (USA)
Plays in: Tennessee
Original language: English (EN)
Spoken languages: English (EN)
Translated into 13 languages: Bulgarian (BG), Catalan (CA), German (DE), Greek (EL), English (EN), Spanish (ES), French (FR), Italian (IT), Korean (KO), Dutch (NL), Polish (PL), Russian (RU), Chinese (Mandarin) (ZH)
Status: Released
Release date US: 05/26/1960
Alternative titles in other countries (from previews, ads etc.):
"Roodkhane Vahshi"
"분노의 강"

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WatchPlayStream ID: MOVIES:28496, Added: 02/28/2018, Last updated: 05/10/2020