Treasure of the Sierra Madre

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Treasure of the Sierra Madre ★★★★ 1948

Three prospectors in search of gold in Mexico find suspicion, treachery and greed. Bogart is superbly believable as the paranoid, and ultimately homicidal, Fred C. Dobbs. Huston directed his father and wrote the screenplay, based on a B. Traven story. 126m/B VHS, DVD . Humphrey Bogart, Walter Huston, Tim Holt, Bruce Bennett, Barton MacLane, Robert (Bobby) Blake, Alfonso Bedoya; D: John Huston; W: John Huston; C: Ted D. McCord; M: Max Steiner. Oscars ‘48: Director (Huston), Screenplay, Support. Actor (Huston); AFI ‘98: Top 100; Golden Globes ‘49: Director (Huston), Film—Drama, Support. Actor (Huston); Natl. Bd. of Review ‘48: Actor (Huston), Natl. Film Reg. ‘90;; N.Y. Film Critics ‘48: Director (Huston), Film.