14 Hours
14 Hours (1951)

Filled with genuine nail-biting tension, this multi-textured drama centers on the 14-hour-long relationship between a distraught, suicidal man standing upon the narrow ledge of a 17-story building and the courageous traffic cop who tries to… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: March 6, 1951
DVD Release Date: August 29, 2006
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Bosley Crowther
New York Times

A remarkably compact motion picture... those who have no memory of that or any similar case will find gripping suspense, absorbing drama and stinging social comment in this film.

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Michael W. Phillips, Jr.
Goatdog's Movies

The film's finest moments come at the very beginning.

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David Nusair
Reel Film Reviews

Simple yet strangely compelling...

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Pablo Villaça
Cinema em Cena

Estréia de Grace Kelly no cinema, Horas Intermináveis é irregular, mas interessante.

Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

It follows along the lines of Ace in the Hole by building most of the tension from the reaction shots of the bystanders.

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Flixster Audience Score: 72% Flixster User Reviews
Bruce Bruce
A really great film noir selection. About a man who climbs out on the ledge of a hotel 13 stories up in NYC threaten to jump, but a traffic cop becomes his… More
Aj V
A very suspenseful movie about a young man who is trying to commit suicide and the people who are trying to get him to come down from the ledge. All taking… More
Walter M.
"Fourteen Hours" starts with a room service delivery to room 1505 of the Rodney Hotel in New York City on St. Patrick's Day. As the waiter(Frank… More