Approved | | Drama, Film-Noir
The rise and fall of a corrupt politician, who makes his friends richer and retains power by dint of a populist appeal.
Mercedes McCambridge's Best Supporting Actress Oscar winning performance was the only nominee in the category in a Best Picture nominee that year.
Appeal to their emotions. Make them laugh; make them cry; make them mad, even if they get mad at you. But for heaven's sake, don't try to improve their minds.
In the locker room scene, the towel draped over Tom's shoulders keeps changing positions.