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Tomorrow Is Another Day (1951)

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A man who spent his formative years in prison for murder is released, and struggles to adjust to the outside world and escape his lurid past. He gets involved with a cheap dancehall girl, ... See full summary »

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Credited cast:
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Catherine 'Cay' Higgins
Steve Cochran ...
Bill Clark / Mike Lewis
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Stella Dawson
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Henry Dawson
Morris Ankrum ...
Hugh Wagner
John Kellogg ...
Dan Monroe
Lee Patrick ...
Janet Higgins
Hugh Sanders ...
Detective Lt. George Conover
Stuart Randall ...
Frank Higgins
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Johnny Dawson (as Bobby Hyatt)
Harry Antrim ...
Prison Warden
Walter Sande ...
Sheriff
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Gene Roth ...
Jim, Foreman (scenes deleted)
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A man who spent his formative years in prison for murder is released, and struggles to adjust to the outside world and escape his lurid past. He gets involved with a cheap dancehall girl, and when her protector is accidentally killed, they go on the lam together, getting jobs as farm labourers. But some fellow workers get wise to them. Written by GoblinHairedGuy

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22 September 1951 (USA)  »

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Goofs

The warden hands Bill Clark a dime for streetcar fare, noting the price has gone up from a nickle during the time he was in prison. But instead of a trolley Clark boards a municipal bus. See more »

Quotes

Catherine 'Cay' Higgins: You worked a whole day just to dance a minute at Dream Land?
Bill Clark: It was worth it.
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Soundtracks

I Cover the Waterfront
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Music by Johnny Green
Played by the band at Play Land
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6 August 1999 | by See all my reviews

Yeah, I know, Scarlett O'Hara's favorite maxim. If by some weird set of circumstances this thoughtful little gem shows up on your TV after the latest infomercial, tape it, go to bed, and sometime when you're in the mood for some reflective film watching, shove it in the VCR maw. Steve Cochran plays a really dumb guy who gets entwined with Ruth Roman's cynical, smart loser dame through a series of preposterous events. If J. D. Salinger had written a crime film, it would have probably turned out like this. Why are films like this so hard to find? Other '50's obscurities worth checking out: Eight Iron Men; Kiss Me Deadly; Rogue River; Violent Saturday; Blood And Steel; Paratroop Command; Convicts Four (actually '62, but a great prison film.) I give up, nobody seems to remember anything about movies since 1980 anyway.


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