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Desperate Search

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Time Out says

Not much dramatic fat on Lewis's involving open-air suspense picture about the search for a couple of children who have survived an air crash somewhere in the mountains of British Columbia. A familiar set-up brings professional and personal rivalries between Keel's reformed alcoholic father, his iron-willed ex-wife, pilot Patricia Medina, and latest (non-airborne) flame Jane Greer, but there's little sentiment in the handling of the children's plight and good-egg support from moustachioed Keenan Wynn. A minor thing perhaps, but they did a sound job with what they had.
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Release Details

  • Duration:73 mins

Cast and crew

  • Director:Joseph H Lewis
  • Screenwriter:Walter Doniger
  • Cast:
    • Howard Keel
    • Jane Greer
    • Patricia Medina
    • Keenan Wynn
    • Robert Burton
    • Lee Aaker
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