MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 3,729 this week

I Accuse My Parents (1944)

 -  Crime | Drama  -  27 October 1945 (USA)
2.2
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 2.2/10 from 1,928 users  
Reviews: 35 user | 2 critic

Young man goes to work for gangsters to impress his nightclub-singer girlfriend.

Director:

Writers:

(original story), (screenplay), 1 more credit »
0Check in
0Share...

Editors' Spotlight

IMDb Picks: August

IMDb's editors share the movies and TV shows they recommend for August 2014.


User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 2641 titles
created 13 Feb 2012
 
a list of 1462 titles
created 9 months ago
 
a list of 46 titles
created 8 months ago
 
a list of 46 titles
created 5 months ago
 
a list of 103 titles
created 1 month ago
 

Related Items


Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: I Accuse My Parents (1944)

I Accuse My Parents (1944) on IMDb 2.2/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of I Accuse My Parents.
Bottom 100 #46 | See the Bottom 100 movies as voted by our users.
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.2/10 X  

Two comedians set out to make their own exploitation video.

Director: Kasper Wedendahl
Stars: Timm Vladimir, Gordon Kennedy, Berte Fischer-Hansen
Horror | Music | Musical
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.2/10 X  

Jerry falls in love with a stripper he meets at a carnival. Little does he know that she is the sister of a gypsy fortune teller whose predictions he had scoffed at earlier. The gypsy turns him into a zombie and he goes on a killing spree.

Director: Ray Dennis Steckler
Stars: Ray Dennis Steckler, Carolyn Brandt, Brett O'Hara
Action | Comedy | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.1/10 X  

The pointlessly named Batwoman and her bevy of Batmaidens fight evil and dance.

Director: Jerry Warren
Stars: Katherine Victor, George Mitchell, Steve Brodie
Eegah (1962)
Adventure | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.1/10 X  

Teenagers stumble across a prehistoric caveman, who goes on a rampage.

Director: Arch Hall Sr.
Stars: Arch Hall Jr., Marilyn Manning, Richard Kiel
Music | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.3/10 X  

Two friends travel to a ski resort, with one looking to hit the slopes, while the other spends time trying to pick up women.

Director: David Mitchell
Stars: Jim Carrey, Alan Thicke, Richard Gautier
Crime | Drama | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.1/10 X  

A girl tries to become the top star in the glamorous world of Go-Go Dancing.

Director: Ted V. Mikels
Stars: Jody Daniels, Leslie McRay, Tom Pace
Comedy | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.2/10 X  

Scott and Kate are married and very much in love with each other. Scott is more than 60 years old, while Kate is at least thirty years younger. When Scott dies, his soul cannot get peace ... See full summary »

Director: John Derek
Stars: Bo Derek, Anthony Quinn, Don Murray
Comedy | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.1/10 X  

A modern-day updating of the Dracula legend that finds Steven, a good-looking American hero devastated by the death of his girlfriend, wandering through Europe and looking for happiness. A ... See full summary »

Director: Peter Horak
Stars: Bruce Glover, Denny Sachen, Kerry Dustin
Final Justice (1985)
Action | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 1.9/10 X  

Homicidal Sheriff Thomas Jefferson Geronimo is tasked with escorting a mobster to Malta; when the prisoner escapes, Geronimo goes rogue to catch him.

Director: Greydon Clark
Stars: Joe Don Baker, Rossano Brazzi, Venantino Venantini
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.4/10 X  

Brash NYC policeman Officer Gunther Toody is partnered with stiff, by-the-book Officer Francis Muldoon to protect an important mafia witness prior to testifying against orgainzed crime in ... See full summary »

Director: Bill Fishman
Stars: David Johansen, John C. McGinley, Fran Drescher
Horror | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.2/10 X  

A father's psychic abilities are put to the test when his two daughters are trapped inside of a corn maze haunted by the spirits of two young girls who disappeared a year earlier.

Director: Bill Cowell
Stars: Bill Cowell, Kelleigh Murray, Alyssa Cowell
Action | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.1/10 X  

When an alien force tries to invade Earth to steal a powerful new rocket fuel, a mysterious hero intervenes.

Director: Eijirô Wakabayashi
Stars: Tatsuo Umemiya, Hiroko Mine, Takashi Kanda
Edit

Cast

Complete credited cast:
Mary Beth Hughes ...
Kitty Reed
Robert Lowell ...
James Wilson
John Miljan ...
Dan Wilson
Vivienne Osborne ...
Mrs. Wilson
George Meeker ...
Charles Blake
Edward Earle ...
Judge
George Lloyd ...
Al Frazier
Patricia Knox ...
Vera Moore
Florence Johnson ...
Shirley Clark
Richard Bartell ...
Joe Holden
Edit

Storyline

Ignored by his alcoholic parents, Jimmy Wilson starts hanging around with some shady characters. After falling in love with a lounge singer, Jimmy tries to impress her by doing jobs for her shady boss. After one of these jobs goes bad, Jimmy ends up on the run. Eventually, he must confront the truth, his past, and his parents. Written by Jean-Marc Rocher <rocher@fiberbit.net>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Crime | Drama

Certificate:

Approved
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

27 October 1945 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Acuso Meus Pais  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

(Western Electric Mirrophonic Recording)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Goofs

At the shoe store, Jimmy's boss tells the police Jimmy's address is "465 Lindhurst Drive". However, exterior shots of Jimmy's house clearly display the house number as 219. See more »

Connections

Featured in Mystery Science Theater 3000: I Accuse My Parents (1993) See more »

Soundtracks

Where Can You Be?
Music and Lyrics by Jay Livingston and Ray Evans
Performed by Mary Beth Hughes (possibly dubbed)
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Only worth watching with Joel and the bots
13 December 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Come on. Seriously. Who actually said that this movie would be a good idea? What idiot sat in a writing room and said "Hey! I know! A kid accuses his parents! For his lame crimes that he committed after gaining really weak mob ties!" And who said "Hey! I like it!" Yes, Jimmy is pitiful. And yes, he writes a dang fine essay (full of lies). But a angst-ridden teenager and a deceitful essay do not a good movie make. I cannot possibly imagine watching this movie without MST3K. It would be unbearable, especially the awkward singing numbers. I really enjoy the scene where Kitty and Jimmy meet for the first time when he is cleaning the window of the shoe store. That wonderful bit of classic cinematic romance goes on for about...10 minutes. What is going on there?? Why doesn't she just GO IN?? Come on, Kitty. Although she is not a bad actress (can't say as much for Jimmy), there is no chemistry at all between those two. It's like negative chemistry. My advice: stay far away from this movie if you don't see Joel and the bots in the corner. They make it a thousand times more enjoyable.


9 of 12 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Guilty Lord_Kingsley
MST3K anyone? caer_morganna
MST3K DVD Cover theophagus
I Accuse the Restaurant. SilentJerry
'Are You Happy in Your Work?' infanttyrone-1
Quack Quack Quack Quack Quack......... Amusei
Discuss I Accuse My Parents (1944) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?