Gentleman's Agreement

"Very Good"

Gentleman's Agreement Review


Gregory Peck masquerades as a Jew to write a big story on Anti-Semitism in this wartime tale of prejudice, bigotry, and hipocracy. Not exactly light-hearted fare, and the now 50+ year-old film has aged to the point of near-irrelevance. Peck and McGuire are incredible as the leads, but (and this is a good thing), Jew-bashing has faded as a commonly-experienced social ill. While it still crops up, the "restricted clubs" and playground abuse of Gentleman's Agreement are things of the past. Very controversial in its day, not to mention director Elia Kazan, who has generated plenty of controversy in recent years as well.


Gentleman's Agreement

Facts and Figures

Run time: 118 mins

In Theaters: Sunday 1st February 1948

Distributed by: Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment

Production compaines: Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation

Reviews

Contactmusic.com: 3.5 / 5

Rotten Tomatoes: 76%
Fresh: 26 Rotten: 8

IMDB: 7.4 / 10

Cast & Crew

Director:

Producer: Darryl F. Zanuck

Starring: as Philip Schuyler Green, as Kathy Lacy, as Dave Goldman, as Anne Dettrey, as Mrs. Green, June Havoc as Elaine Wales, as John Minify, as Jane, as Tommy Green, Nicholas Joy as Dr. Craigie, as Professor Fred Lieberman, as Third Woman (uncredited), as Mr. Calkins (uncredited)

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