Ace in the Hole (1951)

A frustrated former big-city journalist now stuck working for an Albuquerque newspaper exploits a story about a man trapped in a cave to revitalize his career, but the situation quickly escalates into an out-of-control media circus.

TigerLily76

Absolutely brilliant!!! Billy Wilder's somewhat depressing depiction of what humanity can sometimes represent is spot on! Kirk Douglas was wonderful!!!

6 years ago

camilocabrera22

"How'd you like to make yourself a thousand dollars a day, Mr. Boot? I'm a thousand-dollar-a-day newspaperman. You can have me for nothing."

Try to picture yourself saying that quote in a job interview.

Billy Wilder is a genius.

7 years ago

Dieguito

Brilliant movie! The cruel art of journalism!

7 years ago

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