The Big Knife

The Big Knife (1955)

Movie star Charlie Castle draws the ire of Hollywood producer Stanley Hoff when he refuses to sign a new seven-year contract. Castle is sick of the low quality of the studio's films and wants to start a new life. While his estranged wife supports him in the decision, Castle's talent agent urges him to reconsider. When Castle continues to be uncooperative, Hoff resorts to blackmail in order to get his way.

  • Clifford Odets
  • James Poe
  • Robert Aldrich
themoviedb icon 6.2/10
  • Views: 1
  • Release Date: 1955-10-25
  • Language: English
  • Country: US
  • Runtime: 111

Ida Lupino

Marion Castle

Mel Welles

Mustached Party Guest

Wesley Addy

Horatio "Hank" Teagle

Shelley Winters

Dixie Evans

Ilka Chase

Patty Benedict

Bill Walker


Nick Dennis

Mickey Feeney

Jack Palance

Charles Castle

Richard Boone

Narrator (Voice)

Wendell Corey

Smiley Coy

Jean Hagen

Connie Bliss

Rod Steiger

Stanley Shriner Hoff

Everett Sloane

Nat Danziger

Paul Langton

Buddy Bliss

Robert Emhardt

Bit Part

Michael Fox

Prize Fight Announcer
Write one

Sorry, no results found.