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93 Ratings

The Men

Directed by Fred Zinnemann
United States, 1950


Ex-GI Ken who as a result of a war wound is paralyzed below the waist. In the hospital back home, he passes through an initial period of depression with the help of a sympathetic Dr. Brock and his faithful fiancée Ellen. Ken’s bitter isolation is also overcome with the help of his fellow patients.

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The Men Directed by Fred Zinnemann

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1951 | Nominee: Best Writing, Story and Screenplay

National Board of Review

1950 | Winner: Top Ten Films

BAFTA Awards

1951 | Nominee: Best Film from any Source

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