1963, NR, 112 min. Directed by Martin Ritt. Starring Paul Newman, Patricia Neal, Melvyn Douglas, Brandon de Wilde.

REVIEWED By Marjorie Baumgarten, Mon., June 24, 2002

Multi-award-winning classic about a family of Texas men (and the housekeeper) is an eternal favorite and a fantastic ensemble piece. Years ago in these pages, Matthew McConaughey described Hud as his favorite film because it shows the "likenesses and differences of generations, how they say the same thing, each using a different vocabulary. Hud does that with three generations.”

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