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This Woman Is Dangerous (1952)

Approved | | Drama | 9 February 1952 (USA)
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A tough lady gangster learns that she will be totally blind within a week. She seeks help from the one eye surgeon who may be able to save her sight. In the process, he also causes her to ... See full summary »

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(as Felix Feist)

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(screenplay) (as Geoffrey Homes), (screenplay) | 1 more credit »
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Elizabeth 'Beth' Austin
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Dr. Ben Halleck
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Matt Jackson
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Mari Aldon ...
Ann Jackson
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Will Jackson
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Joe Grossland, Private Eye
Katherine Warren ...
Mrs. Millican, Dr. Halleck's Nurse
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A tough lady gangster learns that she will be totally blind within a week. She seeks help from the one eye surgeon who may be able to save her sight. In the process, he also causes her to have a change of heart. Written by Daniel Bubbeo <dbubbeo@cmp.com>

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Part of her was Ritz - part of her was "racket" - all of her was exciting! Beth Austin---stylish dame with a stylish name---who lived by jungle law in a big city and clawed her way to where the money was...! See more »

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9 February 1952 (USA)  »

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A Tragédia do Meu Destino  »

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(RCA Sound System)

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1.37 : 1
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Joan Crawford told the audience at the Town Hall Legendary Ladies show in 1972 that she considered this her worst film. See more »

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After bandages are removed from her eyes following ocular surgery performed several weeks earlier, Beth is still wearing perfect eye make-up. See more »

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No one is better than Joan when she's bad!
23 September 1998 | by (Los Angeles, California) – See all my reviews

Joan Crawford's only reason for making "This Woman Is Dangerous," (a script that she thought was terrible) was that it would complete her contract to Warner Brothers Studios and she would then be free to go over to RKO and begin production on "Sudden Fear," (which would earn her an Academy Award nomination).


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