Crisis Poster

Release Date: 1950

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 35 min

Plot Summary
Vacationing in a Latin American country, American brain surgeon Eugene Ferguson (Cary Grant) and his wife, Helen (Paula Raymond), get caught in a revolutionary uprising against dictator President Raoul Farrago (Jose Ferrer). Kidnapped by the military and ordered to operate on Farrago, who has a life-threatening brain tumor, Eugene hesitates, believing he might reason with Farrago to stop the imminent civil war. The situation is heightened when Helen becomes a pawn of the revolutionaries.

Cast: Cary Grant, José Ferrer, Paula Raymond, Signe Hasso, Ramon Novarro, Gilbert Roland, Leon Ames, Antonio Moreno

Director: Richard Brooks

Genres: Drama

Production Co: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer

Keywords: Doctor, Escape, Marriage, 1940s, Rivalry, Suspenseful, Rescue, Wife