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A Place in the Sun (1951)

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122 min | Drama, Romance

A poor boy gets a job working for his rich uncle and ends up falling in love with two women.
Writers
Theodore Dreiser (novel "An American Tragedy") | Patrick Kearney (play adapted from the novel) | Michael Wilson (screenplay) | Harry Brown (screenplay)
Composer
Franz Waxman (music score)
Cinematographer
Editor
William Hornbeck (edited by)
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$ 2,295,304
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Release date
Aug 14, 1951 (United States)

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Keefe Brasselle
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Raymond Burr
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Walter Sande
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7.8 / 10 | 17,518 votes