Nominated for the 1950 Oscar® for Best Writing, Story and Screenplay, this intense drama about racial hatred pulls no punches. When a white patient in a hospital dies under the care of a black intern (Sidney Poitier), the victims racist brother (Richard Widmark) seeks to destroy the doctors career. Although the hospitals idealistic Chief Resident (Stephen McNally) tries to diffuse the escalating tension, the victims ex-wife (Linda Darnell) seems to go along with the vengeance-seekeruntil she realizes shes on the wrong side.
In no way out, Richard Widmark puts in a great performance as a low life and a bigot. The viewer instantly dislikes him.Published 23 months ago by A. Thomson
I am SUCH a big fan of Richard Widmark, he's my favorite actor, and SO underappreciated (Well,at least in my opinion)I'm thrilled this has finally been released on video because... Read morePublished on Aug. 2 2001