Oscar Movies: Against All Odds (1984)

Against All Odds (1984)

Columbia (New Horizon)

Oscar Nominations: 1

Song: “Against All Odds” (“Take a Look at Me Now”), music and lyrics, Phil Collins

Taylor Hackford's well-executed color noir with James Woods, Jeff Bridges, and Rachel Ward is a loose remake of the 1947 classic Out of the Past with Kirk Douglas, Robert Mitchum, and Jane Greer (who plays Ward's mother in this version).

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