Directed by Elia Kazan and starring Andy Griffith , Patricia Neal , Anthony Franciosa , Walter Matthau , and Lee Remick . “A Face in the Crowd” charts the rise of a raucous hayseed named Lonesome Rhodes from itinerant Ozark guitar picker to local media rabble-rouser to TV superstar and political king-maker. Marcia Jeffries is the innocent Sarah Lawrence girl who discovers the great man in a back-country jail and is the first to fall under his spell
Directed by Elia Kazan.
© Warner Bros. 2014
Released in 1957 by Warner Bros..