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The Lady Confesses (1945)

Passed  |   |  Crime, Drama, Film-Noir  |  16 May 1945 (USA)
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An estranged wife shows up after a nearly 7 year disappearance to prevent her husband from marrying his new love, and someone kills her.

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Mary Beth Hughes ...
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Larry Craig
Edmund MacDonald ...
Lucky Brandon
Claudia Drake ...
Lucille Compton
Emmett Vogan ...
Police Capt. Brown
Barbara Slater ...
Norma Craig
Edward Howard ...
Detective Harmon
Dewey Robinson ...
Steve
Carol Andrews ...
Margie
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Shortly before she is to be married, a young woman gets a visit from her fiance's wife, who had been missing for seven years and presumed dead. Soon both the girl and her fiance find themselves mixed up with a crooked nightclub owner, gangsters and murder. Written by frankfob2@yahoo.com

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I CONFESS! I PLAYED AT LOVE BUT MURDER WAS MY BUSINESS! (original poster-all caps) See more »


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16 May 1945 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Ladies of the Night  »

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1.37 : 1
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untitled: [after having her picture taken at the 711 Club, a woman complains] , Oh, I had my mouth open.
untitled: [Her husband responds] , Is that something new?
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It's A Fine Old World
Written by Smith, Kuhstos and Blonder
Sung by Claudia Drake
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Nifty
14 May 2014 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Shortly before she is to be married, a young woman gets a visit from her fiancé's wife, who had been missing for seven years and presumed dead.

Soon both the girl and her fiancé find themselves mixed up with a crooked nightclub owner, gangsters and murder.

It's a nifty little very low budget film.

Will keep your interest more or less.

Not sure why they cant make these sorts of movies today. With video being so cheap it should be a shoe in.

Guess no one is writing this stuff anymore.

Best part -- the guy who played the father on the TV show Dennis the Menance is in it!


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