MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 36,252 this week

Jealousy (1945)

 -  Crime | Drama | Film-Noir  -  23 July 1945 (USA)
6.6
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 6.6/10 from 49 users  
Reviews: 4 user | 1 critic

The wife of an alcoholic writer must take a job as a taxi driver to make ends meet. A young man she picks up as a fare befriends her, but when her husband is found murdered, the police suspect she and her new "friend" committed the murder.

Director:

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

list image
a list of 210 titles
created 15 Feb 2012
 
a list of 751 titles
created 30 Jun 2012
 
a list of 83 titles
created 23 Oct 2012
 
list image
a list of 300 titles
created 10 months ago
 
a list of 1000 titles
created 2 weeks ago
 

Related Items

Search for "Jealousy" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Jealousy (1945)

Jealousy (1945) on IMDb 6.6/10

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

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Jealousy.
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Drama | Film-Noir | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

Alison Courtland wakes up in the middle of the night on board a train, but she cannot remember how she got there. Danger and suspense ensue.

Director: Douglas Sirk
Stars: Claudette Colbert, Robert Cummings, Don Ameche
Crime | Drama | Film-Noir
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

A military nurse recovering at an inn from a nervous breakdown keeps having dreams where she sees two men trying to murder a third. When she meets a man who is a federal agent at the inn, ... See full summary »

Director: Budd Boetticher
Stars: Otto Kruger, Nina Foch, William Wright
Bewitched (1945)
Crime | Drama | Film-Noir
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

A young woman has two distinct personalities, one of whom is evil and constantly gets her in trouble.

Director: Arch Oboler
Stars: Phyllis Thaxter, Edmund Gwenn, Henry H. Daniels Jr.
The Scarf (1951)
Drama | Film-Noir | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

John Barrington escapes from an asylum for the criminally-insane and finds refuge on the ranch of turkey-raiser Ezra Thompson. Barrington, who has suffered from amnesia, finds his memory ... See full summary »

Director: Ewald André Dupont
Stars: John Ireland, Mercedes McCambridge, James Barton
Inner Sanctum (1948)
Film-Noir | Mystery | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

A man fleeing the police after having committed a murder hides out in a boarding house in a small town.

Director: Lew Landers
Stars: Charles Russell, Mary Beth Hughes, Dale Belding
Suchkind 312 (1955)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
Director: Gustav Machatý
Stars: Inge Egger, Paul Klinger, Ingrid Simon
Riffraff (1947)
Adventure | Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

A plane takes off from Peru (in a long no-dialogue scene) in a storm with two passengers; it lands in Panama with one. The missing man had valuable oil-location maps; everyone who is after ... See full summary »

Director: Ted Tetzlaff
Stars: Pat O'Brien, Walter Slezak, Anne Jeffreys
Crime | Drama | Film-Noir
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

An unscrupulous reporter marries a rich socialite he believes is dying of a heart condition, in order to inherit her money when she finally dies. Her health soon begins to improve, and ... See full summary »

Director: W. Lee Wilder
Stars: Paul Kelly, Douglas Fowley, Anne Gwynne
Certificate: Passed Crime | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

Mary Turner, is wrongly accused, by her employer Edward Gilder, and then convicted of theft. In prison she studies law books, and on release partners with another woman to legally scam ... See full summary »

Director: Gustav Machatý
Stars: Ruth Hussey, Tom Neal, Paul Kelly
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

A Boston school teacher fights with a group of impoverished Frenchmen for possession of an inherited château. Elizabeth Rockwell is indignant when she finds her château filled with ... See full summary »

Director: Bernard Vorhaus
Stars: Paul Henreid, Merle Oberon, Paul Bonifas
Crime | Drama | Film-Noir
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

Reporter Kenny Blake (Hugh Beaumont) falls in love with scheming Toni Kirkland ('Ann Savage') not knowing that she is married to Harvey Kirkland (Russell Hicks), a man years older than she.... See full summary »

Director: Sam Newfield
Stars: Ann Savage, Hugh Beaumont, Russell Hicks
High Wall (1947)
Crime | Drama | Film-Noir
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

After a brain-damaged man confesses to murder and is committed, Dr. Ann Lorrison tries to prove his innocence.

Director: Curtis Bernhardt
Stars: Robert Taylor, Audrey Totter, Herbert Marshall
Edit

Cast

Cast overview:
John Loder ...
...
Janet Urban
Karen Morley ...
Dr. Monica Anderson
...
Peter Urban
Hugo Haas ...
Hugo Kral
Holmes Herbert ...
Melvyn Russell
Michael Mark ...
Shop Owner
Mauritz Hugo ...
Bob
Peggy Leon ...
Secretary
Mary Arden ...
Nurse
Noble 'Kid' Chissel ...
Expressman
Edit

Storyline

The wife of an alcoholic writer must take a job as a taxi driver to make ends meet. A young man she picks up as a fare befriends her, but when her husband is found murdered, the police suspect she and her new "friend" committed the murder.

Add Full Plot | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

What every woman knows and only men forget...that there's only a hairline between love and hate...a story that moves swift and true towards a blazing climax!


Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

23 July 1945 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Ciúmes  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

(RCA Sound System)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Soundtracks

Jealousy
Music and Lyrics by Rudolf Friml
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
bargain basement collector's melodrama
28 November 2010 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

In presenting this rare (and, admittedly, negligible) post-World War II melodrama (at the Pacific Film Archive in Berkeley in January of 1988) historian William K. Everson described it as "a strange and fascinating psychological thriller" and an "offbeat experimentation". High praise, indeed, for such a throwaway cheapie, but the generous assessment could have been motivated more by his sympathy for the cast and crew, several of whom were later blacklisted during the Communist witch hunts of the 1950s. The credits were subsequently removed altogether, perhaps a blessing in disguise considering the poor quality of the film: plot holes, pedestrian acting and laughable dialogue abound. With no budget to speak of and with essentially only four characters in the script (an attractive LA cab driver, her suicidal Czech husband, a debonair physician, and his plain but hard working female assistant) it probably couldn't help looking like an amateur production. But with a running time of only 70 minutes it's easy to shrug off.


1 of 5 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Discuss Jealousy (1945) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?