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Her Kind of Man (1946)

Approved | | Crime, Drama, Music | 11 May 1946 (USA)
A nightclub singer is caught between a big-time gangster and a tough Broadway columnist.


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Cast overview:
Don Corwin
Georgia King
Steve Maddux
Ruby Marino
Joe Marino
Bill Fellows
Felix Bender


A nightclub singer is caught between a big-time gangster and a tough Broadway columnist.

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Crime | Drama | Music


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Release Date:

11 May 1946 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Duellen i mörkret  »

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Sound Mix:

(RCA Sound System)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Did You Know?


This film's earliest documented telecasts took place in Los Angeles Tuesday 24 July 1956 on KTLA (Channel 5), in Tucson Wednesday 8 August 1956 on KDWI (Channel 9), in Salt Lake City Friday 24 August 1956 on KUTV (Channel 2), in Phoenix Saturday 1 September 1956 on KVOS (Channel 12), in San Francisco Friday 26 October 1956 on KRON (Channel 4), and in Bloomington IN Monday 12 November 1956 on WTTV (Channel 4). See more »


Please Don't Talk About Me When I'm Gone
Music by Sam H. Stept
Played when Candy shows Steve the column about Georgia
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formula gangster film
30 September 2010 | by See all my reviews

A good cast does its best with "Her Kind of Man," a 1946 Warner Brothers film directed by Frederick DeCordova. The film stars Zachary Scott, Janis Paige, Dane Clark, and Faye Emerson.

Scott plays Steve Maddox, a gambler who eventually opens his own nightclub with a gambling establishment in the back. His sister Ruby (Emerson) is married to another club owner, Joe (George Tobias). Steve is in love with the beautiful Georgia (Paige), a singer. Dane Clark plays a reporter who is in love with her, too, and would love to get her out of Steve's clutches.

Pretty much by the book. The big interest for me was seeing the young Paige. Growing up, she was always the glamorous older woman. My father always loved her. She was a gorgeous young woman, too. Though a good singer, her voice was that of a belter, so she's dubbed here for a more lyrical sound. I was disappointed the whole song "Body and Soul" wasn't performed. It's one of my favorites.


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