Body and Soul (1947)
Screened in November 2010
Director: Robert Rossen. Cast: John Garfield, Lilli Palmer, Lloyd Gough, Joseph Pevney, Anne Revere, William Conrad, Canada Lee, Hazel Brooks, Art Smith, James Burke, Shimen Ruskin. Screenplay: Abraham Polonsky.
Twitter Capsule: Boxing melo built on a less than groundbreaking plot but cast TKOs it, as does James Wong Howe's astonishing lensing

Photo © 1947 United Artists/Enterprise Productions
Not yet reviewed in full. B+

Academy Award Nominations and Winners:
Best Actor: John Garfield
Best Original Screenplay: Abraham Polonsky
Best Film Editing: Robert Parrish & Francis D. Lyon

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