The Wages of Fear

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The Wages of Fear

life and death venezuela fire central and south america tanker petrol unsociability nitroglycerin truck oil on the road driver

The Wages of Fear

Release Date: April 22, 1953

Year    :   1953
Slogan    :   «Dynamic Tremendous Shattering»
Genres    :   Drama, Thriller, Adventure
Production Companies    :   Compagnie Industrielle et Commerciale Cinématographique (CICC), Véra Films, Fono Roma, Filmsonor
Director    :   Henri-Georges Clouzot
Producers    :   Henri-Georges Clouzot, Raymond Borderie, Louis Wipf, Henri Jaquillard, Lucien Lippens
Writers    :   Henri-Georges Clouzot, Jérôme Géronimi, Georges Arnaud
RunTime    :   153 mins.

In the South American jungle, supplies of nitroglycerine are needed at a remote oil field. The oil company pays four men to deliver the supplies in two trucks. A tense rivalry develops between the two sets of drivers on the rough remote roads where the slightest jolt can result in death.

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