TRACK OF THE CAT (William A. Wellman, 1954)

The same year as The High and the Mighty, an expensive, enormously popular, and deadly-dull film for which he was Oscar-nominated, “Wild Bill” Wellman also directed the spare, stunning Track of the Cat, like his magnificent The Ox-Bow Incident (1943) from a novel by Walter Van Tilburg Clark. The financial success of one film enabled […]