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Bigger than legend

Whatever truth may still come through the legend of Nicholas Ray — America's cinema poet of outlaws, outsiders, and adolescents, a self-destructive artist ruined by alcohol, drugs, and being too good for Hollywood — it's no longer a truth that Ray needs.
The real Nicholas Ray at the HFA
By CHRIS FUJIWARA  |  July 09, 2010

Review: Bigger Than Life

A year after directing Rebel Without a Cause (1955), rebel filmmaker Nicholas Ray came back with Bigger Than Life (1956).
Cult classic gets a special showing
By GERALD PEARY  |  September 18, 2009