I am such a fan of Bogie and Wyler, but although the production is impeccable, the screenplay is so boring, and the typical "happy 50's family" is so square, that I was... Read morePublished on April 18 2004
Boring, boring, boring ...
That's really all that can be said for this William Wyler "thriller. Read more
this film, like many other great classics, been forgotten or so it seems. i have always cherished this little gem. Read morePublished on July 6 2003 by Alan W. Armes
William Wyler directs Humphrey Bogart in the super tense thriller THE DESPERATE HOURS. Three on the lam thugs invade a heartland American home and hold a family hostage. Read morePublished on June 26 2003 by Robin Simmons
I have been a Bogart fan all my life. He was that rare Hollywood breed so seldom seen today - and actor AND a movie star. Read morePublished on Jan. 24 2003 by Dom Miliano
If I remember correctly "The Desperate Hours" was originally a stage play that was based on a true story. Read morePublished on May 18 2002 by Lawrance M. Bernabo