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Rotten Tomatoes Logo86%
Drama Crime 19551h 51mOn: Rent or Buy Only

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.The Big Knife featuring Jack Palance and Ida Lupino is available for rent or purchase on Prime Video. It's a crime and drama movie with a high Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 86% and a better than average IMDb audience rating of 6.8 (2,952 votes).

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#11,999 Ranked Movie

#146 Ranked in Film-Noir Movies

#2182 Ranked in Crime Movies

#7620 Ranked in Drama Movies

The Big Knife has a high Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 86% and a better than average IMDb audience rating of 6.8 (2,952 votes). The movie is not at all popular with Reelgood users lately.

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