<i>The Treasure of the Sierra Madre</i> (1948), or what “gold does to men’s souls”
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The Treasure of the Sierra Madre (1948), or what “gold does to men’s souls”

John Huston’s The Treasure of the Sierra Madre (1948) tells the story of two destitute American men who see a life-changing opportunity when they encounter an old prospector still willing to pursue happiness by seeking gold. The story takes place in the 1920s in Tampico, Mexico, where Dobbs (Humphrey Bogart) and Curtin (Tim Holt), two … Continue reading