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"Hud" (also known as "Hud il selvaggio") is a Drama/Western film directed by Martin Ritt, and written by Irving Ravetch, released in the USA on May 28 of 1963 . Paul Newman and Melvyn Douglas are starring, alongside Patricia Neal, Whit Bissell, Crahan Denton and John Ashley.

The man with the barbed wire soul!

Who is the director of "Hud":

Hud was directed by Martin Ritt, an American director, producer, and actor.

Before making Hud, Martin Ritt had directed Hemingway's Adventures of a Young Man, released in 1962, 5 Branded Women (1960), The Sound and the Fury (1959), The Black Orchid (1958), The Long, Hot Summer (1958), and No Down Payment (1957). Since, he directed The Outrage, released in 1964, Hombre (1967), The Brotherhood (1968), The Molly Maguires (1970), The Great White Hope (1970), and Pete 'n' Tillie (1972).

What was the release date of "Hud":

Hud was initally released in the United States on Tuesday, May 28, 1963.. This was fifty-six (56) years ago.

It has been released on Friday, September 13, 1963 in France; Friday, August 02, 1963 in Germany; August, 1963 in Italy and on Monday, September 02, 1963 in Spain.

Who is at the casting of "Hud":

At the casting of Hud we find Paul Newman, previously seen in Hemingway's Adventures of a Young Man (1962) and Sweet Bird of Youth (1962); Melvyn Douglas (Billy Budd (1962), My Forbidden Past (1951)); Patricia Neal (Breakfast at Tiffany's (1961), A Face in the Crowd (1957)) [ more... ]

  • Pitt Herbert and Paul Newman, Whit Bissell also appeared in Hemingway's Adventures of a Young Man, released in 1962.
  • Val Avery and Paul Newman can also be seen in The Long, Hot Summer, released in 1958.
  • Whit Bissell and Curt Conway also appeared in A Double Life, released in 1947.

What is the Storyline of "Hud":

Hud Bannon (Paul Newman) is an ambitious, brash, callous and self-centered man whose life fits him like a cheap suit. He has few interests other than enjoying himself and avoiding responsibility. His life is limited to drinking, brawling in bars, joyriding in his sporty pink Cadillac, and sleeping with women (married or otherwise). Although his elderly rancher-father Homer (Melvyn Douglas) is a deeply principled man, none of his ethics have rubbed off on Hud.

Also living at the Bannon Ranch is Hud's [...]

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