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The Fountainhead

The Fountainhead(1949)

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Brief Synopsis

An idealistic architect battles corrupt business interests and his love for a married woman.

Cast & Crew

King Vidor Director
Gary Cooper Howard Roark
Patricia Neal Dominique Francon
Raymond Massey Gail Wynand
Kent Smith Peter Keating
Robert Douglas Ellsworth Toohey
Henry Hull Henry Cameron
Ray Collins Enright
Moroni Olsen Chairman
Jerome Cowan Alvah Scarret
Paul Harvey Businessman
Harry Woods The superintendent
Bob Alden Newsboy
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  not available
Release Date:  1949 Production Date:  comm vid*; AFI
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  Warner Bros. Pictures, Inc.
Sound:  Mono (RCA Sound System) Production Co:  Warner Bros. Pictures, Inc.
Duration(mins):  112 or 114 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  not available    
Duration(reels):  not available    

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  • the fountainhead

    kevin sellers 2020-01-13

    The stars of this top heavy film are, of course, cinematographer Robert Burks and art director Edward Carrere who provide a properly stunning visual frame... MORE>

  • Classic Borderline Personality Disorder

    Bella 2020-01-12

    While interesting at times, the ideas of Rand are narcissistic and devoid of natural human affection. The characters are caricatures of her slanted... MORE>

  • could have been better, but worth watching

    Nick 2020-01-10

    If you're a fan of Gary Cooper &/or Patricia Neal, it's worth seeing, despite the often stilted dialogue. One could have expected better from... MORE>