Staff rating
Star_onStar_onStar_onStar_on


Visitor
The Crucible 4.0 from 0 reviews
view all

Signoret is outstanding in this version of Arthur Miller's play about the Salem witch trials in 17th-century New England. Miller's depiction of witch hunts was written as a searing commentary on McCarthyism and the anti-communist panic that swept America in the 1950s. Film was made in France because Miller was blacklisted in America and blackballed by Hollywood at the time. In French with English subtitles.

Hen's Tooth Video, 2805 E State Blvd., Fort Wayne, IN 46805, Phone: (260)471-4332, Fax: (260)471-4449, URL: http://www.henstoothvideo.com

Available on Running time 135 minutes. Originally from French.

Cast and Crew

Genres
Witchcraft, Religion, Adapted from a Play, Plays to Film: Arthur Miller, Period Piece: 17th Century
Screenplay
Jean-Paul Sartre
Cast
Raymond Rouleau, Simone Signoret, Yves Montand, Mylene Demongeot, Jean Debucourt, Jean Gaven, Jeanne Fusier-Gir
Cinematography
Claude Renoir
Director
Raymond Rouleau
Music
Georges Auric

Visitor Reviews

There haven't been any movie reviews written yet. Be the first to write a review!