Ace in Hole

  • ArtRage Gallery 505 Hawley Avenue Syracuse, NY, 13203 United States

Ace in Hole (1951)

Kirk Douglas plays a frustrated former big-city journalist and self-centered heel (and does so very well) who is now stuck working for an Albuquerque newspaper. He exploits a story about a man trapped in a cave to re-jump start his career, but the situation quickly escalates into an out-of-control circus.

A powerful toasting of the media of the day. Imagine what this would have been like in the age of television.

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