Tag: The Wages of Fear

You Reap What You Sow: Jules Dassin’s ‘Thieves’ Highway’

“It is an under-appreciated and distinctly un-American work, due in large part to its simplicity and realism, its unconventional romantic leads, its sympathy for immigrant workers and its anti-capitalist overtones.”

The Wages of Fear Movie Essay - 1953 Henri-Georges Clouzot Film

Vague Visages Is FilmStruck: Henri-Georges Clouzot’s ‘The Wages of Fear’

“Just because ‘The Wages of Fear’ is dire and pessimistic, that doesn’t make it any less perceptive or accurate. Quite the contrary: the virulent truth only makes it that much more engrossing…”