Wise Blood

by John Huston 1h48min United States 1979
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Wise Blood
by John Huston

A Southerner, young, poor, ambitious but uneducated determines to become something in the world. He decides that the best way to do that is to become a preacher and start up his own church.

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[ MP4 HD - Stéréo 2.0 ]


  • Brad Dourif : Harel Motes
  • Amy Wright : Sabbath Lily
  • Harry Dean Stanton : Asa Hawks
  • Ned Beatty : Hoover Shoates
  • Dan Shor : Enoch Emory
  • And with: John Huston, William Hickey, Mary Nell Santacroce, J.L. Parker, Sharon Johnson, Ray Wilkes, Herb Kossover, Stratton Leopold, Dan Albright


  • Director John Huston
  • Scenario Benedict Fitzgerald, Michael Fitzgerald
  • Original work author Flannery O'Connor
  • Photo director Gerry Fisher
  • Set Design Sally Fitzgerald
  • Costume Design Sally Fitzgerald, Uta Freiwald
  • Sound Colin Charles
  • Editing Roberto Silvi
  • Original music Alex North
  • Producer Michael Fitzgerald, Kathy Fitzgerald, Hans Brockmann
  • Production Compagny Anthea Films, Ithaca Pictures
  • Distributor IMPEX

Technical information

  • Aspect ratio1,85:1
  • Printed film format35 mm
  • Original sound mixMono
  • Production1979
  • Release date for France10/24/1979
  • CategoryFeature film
  • ColorColors
  • LanguageEnglish
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