Hud

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Paramount Home Entertainment,
Pub. Date:
[2003]
Language:
English
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Having been burned by compromises to censors on his earlier films Cat on a Hot Tin Roof and Sweet Bird of Youth, Paul Newman decided to star in as uncompromising a property as he could find. That property was Hud, inspired by a portion of Larry McMurtry's novel, Horseman Pass By. Hud Bannon (Newman) is a young Texas rancher who lives with his cattleman father Homer (Melvyn Douglas) and his hero-worshipping nephew Lon (Brandon DeWilde). Hud is an amoral, cold-hearted creature; his father, who holds Hud responsible for the death of his other son, tries to imbue Lon with a sense of decency and responsibility to others, but Lon is devoted to Hud and isn't inclined to listen. When hoof and mouth disease shows up in one of the elder Bannon's cows, Hud is all for selling the herd before the government inspectors find out. But Homer orders the cattle destroyed (the film's most harrowing sequence), driving an even deeper wedge between himself and Hud. Finally, Hud steps over the line by attempting to rape Alma (Patricia Neal), the earthy but warm-hearted housekeeper. Paul Newman was so repellantly brilliant as an unregenerate heel that his Oscar nomination for Hud was a foregone conclusion. Although Newman lost the Oscar to Sidney Poitier in Lilies of the Field, Oscars did go to Neal for Best Actress, Douglas for Best Supporting Actor, and cinematographer James Wong Howe. ~ Hal Erickson, Rovi
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Grouped Work ID 61f15530-d4bd-94e1-4606-db60be1d182a
Grouping Title hud
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Grouping Category movie
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auth_author2 Bernstein, Elmer., Bissell, Whit, 1909-1996., Bracht, Frank., De Wilde, Brandon, 1942-1972., Denton, Crahan, 1914-1966., Douglas, Melvyn., Frank, Harriet., Howe, James Wong., McMurtry, Larry., Neal, Patricia, 1926-2010., Newman, Paul, 1925-2008., Ravetch, Irving., Ritt, Martin, 1914-1990.
author2-role Bernstein, Elmer., Bissell, Whit,1909-1996., Bracht, Frank., De Wilde, Brandon,1942-1972., Denton, Crahan,1914-1966., Douglas, Melvyn., Dover Productions., Frank, Harriet., Howe, James Wong., McMurtry, Larry.Horseman pass by., Neal, Patricia,1926-2010., Newman, Paul,1925-2008., Paramount Home Entertainment (Firm), Paramount Pictures Corporation., Ravetch, Irving., Ritt, Martin,1914-1990., Salem Productions.
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display_description Hud Bannon has always preferred drinking, fighting and womanizing to the very traditional ways of his father. Hud is a man who cares more for himself than he does his young nephew, his dad, or even their understanding housekeeper. When disease threatens the cattle on the Bannon Ranch, the conflict between Hud and his old-line father reaches an all time high.
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subject_facet Conduct of life -- Drama, Fathers and sons -- Drama, Feature films, Fiction films, Film adaptations, Ranchers -- Texas -- Drama, Video recordings for the hearing impaired, Western films
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title_full Hud [videorecording] / a Paramount release ; a Salem-Dover production ; screenplay by Irving Ravetch and Harriet Frank, Jr. ; produced by Martin Ritt and Irving Ravetch ; directed by Martin Ritt
title_short Hud
topic_facet Conduct of life, Fathers and sons, Ranchers, Video recordings for the hearing impaired
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