Book to Movie: The Wild One

The Book to Movie of Month
  • Author: Frank Rooney
  • Pages: 17
  • Audio: NA
The Book to Movie of Month
  • Director: László Benedek
  • Screen Writer: John Paxton and Ben Maddow
  • Running Time: 1 hour and 19 minutes


  • Marlon Brando as Johnny Strabler
  • Mary Murphy as Kathie Bleeker
  • Robert Keith as Police Chief Harry Bleeker
  • Lee Marvin as Chino
  • Jay C. Flippen as Sheriff Stew Singer
  • Peggy Maley as Mildred
  • Hugh Sanders as Charlie Thomas
  • Ray Teal as Frank Bleeker
  • John Brown as Bill Hannegan
  • Will Wright as Art Kleiner
  • Yvonne Doughty as Britches
  • Keith Clarke as Gringo