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3.9
192 Ratings

Park Row

Directed by Samuel Fuller
United States, 1952
Thriller, Drama

Synopsis

In New York’s 1880’s newspaper district a dedicated journalist manages to set up his own paper.

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Park Row Directed by Samuel Fuller

Critics reviews

Though the resulting film, 1952’s Park Row, was a box-office disappointment, it’s one of Fuller’s most singular achievements: a period drama with the jittery rhythm and angry edge of a B-picture.
November 04, 2015
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Make it fresh is here the byword of journalism and cinema alike, a close-up of the warring couple harmonized dissolves to nothing less than Lady Liberty herself. Losey is concurrent with The Lawless, though it’s really with the Twain of Roughing It that Fuller’s spirit lies.
November 04, 2013
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A shared spirit [between Fuller and Ernest Hemingway] is evident in PARK ROW as stouthearted sincerity and idealistic contemptuousness paint a picture of a world both ravaged and saved by the truth.
March 15, 2013
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