The Wages of Fear

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The Wages of Fear

life and death venezuela fire central and south america tanker petrol unsociability nitroglycerin truck oil on the road driver

The Wages of Fear

Release Date: April 22, 1953

Year    :   1953
Slogan    :   «Dynamic Tremendous Shattering.»
Genres    :   Drama, Thriller, Adventure
Production Companies    :   Véra Films, Fono Roma, Filmsonor, Compagnie Industrielle et Commerciale Cinématographique (CICC)
Director    :   Henri-Georges Clouzot
Producers    :   Henri-Georges Clouzot, Raymond Borderie, Louis Wipf, Henri Jaquillard, Lucien Lippens
Writers    :   Henri-Georges Clouzot, Jérôme Géronimi, Georges Arnaud
RunTime    :   153 mins.

In a run-down South American town, four men are paid to drive trucks loaded with nitroglycerin into the jungle through to the oil field. Friendships are tested and rivalries develop as they embark upon the perilous journey.

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