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All the King's Men

Directed by Robert Rossen
United States, 1949


The rise and fall of a corrupt politician, who makes his friends richer and retains power by dint of a populist appeal.

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All the King's Men
Directed by Robert Rossen

Awards & Festivals

Venice Film Festival

1950 | Golden Lion

Academy Awards

1950 | 3 wins including: Best Picture

1950 | 4 nominations including: Best Actor in a Supporting Role

Directors Guild of America

1950 | Winner: Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures

Writers Guild of America

1950 | 2 wins including: Best Written American Drama (Screen)

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