Face in the Crowd

Directed By: Elia Kazan Starring: Andy Griffith

Customer Reviews   Write a Review

Be the first to review this item and earn 25 Rakuten Super Points™

Product Overview

An arkansas hobo becomes an overnight media sensation. But as he becomes drunk with fame and power, will he ever be exposed as the fraud he has become?


Studio Warner
SKU 40710010
UPC 085393352622
UPC 14 00085393352622
Format DVD
Release Date 5/10/2005
Rating NR
Character Study
Rags To Riches
Theatrical Release
Editors Note
Note A savagely funny look at the way sudden notoriety and power corrupt. A small-town windbag (Griffith in his film debut) becomes an overnight success when the TV show created for him by network and advertising execs hits the top of the ratings. But behind the scenes he turns out to be a vindictive monster, and the reporter who brought him out of the woods determines to expose him. Based on the short story "The Arkansas Traveler" by Schulburg, who also wrote the script.
Entertainment Weekly "...Prescient..." -- Rating: B 01/15/1999 pp.64-5,"[A] scorcher undimmed by time..." 05/13/2005 p.70
USA Today "It was the decade's most prescient movie..." 05/13/2005 p.9E
Elia Kazan
Andy Griffith
Cast & Crew
Andy Griffith - Actor
Anthony Franciosa - Actor
Budd Schulberg - Screenplay
Elia Kazan - Director
Elia Kazan - Producer
Lee Remick - Actor
Patricia Neal - Actor
Tom Glazer - Original Music By
Walter Matthau - Actor
Technical Info
Original Release Date 1957
Catalog ID 33526
UPC 00085393352622
Number of Discs 1
Running Time 125 minutes
Color B&W
Original Language English
Available Subtitles English, French, Spanish
Available Audio Tracks English [CC], English
Aspect Ratio
Anamorphic Widescreen  1.85:1
DVD, Widescreen, Aspect Ratio 1.85:1, English, French, Spanish, Subtitled
Product Attributes
Actor Griffith,Andy
Label Warner Home Video
Music Format DVD
Video Format DVD

More Buying Options

Seller Infomation Price & Shipping  
M and N Media $99.30 + $4.24 shipping
Condition: Used-Acceptable
In Stock
"We guarantee all of our items - customer service and satisfaction are our top priorities. Please allow 4 - 14 business days for Standard shipping, within the US. Thank you for supporting our small, family-owned business!"
Usually ships in 1 to 2 business days
Add to Cart
M and N Media $149.07 + $4.24 shipping
Condition: Used-Like New
In Stock

Usually ships in 1 to 2 business days
Add to Cart
M and N Media $272.24 + $4.24 shipping
Condition: Brand New
In Stock

Usually ships in 1 to 2 business days
Add to Cart
$99.30 + $4.24 shipping
Rakuten Super Points Earn 100 ($1.00) Rakuten Super Points™
What are Rakuten Super Points™?
Get rewarded when you shop! Earn 1 point per dollar spent. That's like getting cash back on every purchase. Easy to see matured points in checkout. Use points just like cash.
Learn More
Format: DVD
Condition: Used-Acceptable
In Stock. Usually Ships in 1 to 2 business days
Please select an option to buy
Add to Cart

Sold By:  M and N Media
What is a Marketplace and Shop Owner?
  • Our marketplace is a platform where approved third-party retailers (Shop Owners) can sell their products
  • Items are sold and shipped by Shop Owners
  • Your credit card and personal information remain secure; Rakuten.com meets all PCI Security Standards.
  • Purchases can only be returned to the Shop Owner
  • All purchases receive Rakuten Super Points™