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Please Murder Me (1956)

 -  Crime | Drama | Film-Noir  -  March 1956 (USA)
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A lawyer suffers a guilt complex after getting a murder acquittal for his client, and then finding out she did commit the crime.

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Myra Leeds
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Attorney Craig Carlson
Dick Foran ...
Joe Leeds
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Dist. Atty. Ray Willis
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Carl Holt
Robert Griffin ...
Lou Kazarian
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Lieut. Bradley
Alex Sharp ...
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Lee Miller ...
The Patrolman
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A lawyer wins an acquittal for his client, a woman accused of murder. After the verdict, he finds out that she indeed did commit the murder and manipulated him to win her acquittal. Guilt-ridden, and knowing that she can't be tried again for the murder, he devises a plan to bring her to justice. Written by frankfob2@yahoo.com

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Good 50's television show
14 August 2010 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This movie was watchable mainly for the stars. I love Raymond Burr but don't think it was this role that got him Perry Mason, I think it was the DA in A Place in the Sun. Burr's whacking that rowboat was outstanding. Raymond Burr was a great Perry Mason but not a romantic actor. Just watch his attempted rape scene in the Blue Gardenia. He didn't seem to really want to have contact with Anne Baxter. He was no Rock Hudson in that area, but I still think he was wonderful. Raymond Angela and the always good John Dehner are the reasons to watch this movie and the nostalgia effect if you watched a lot of TV in the 50's as I did. I agree the story line is unbelievable but I'm glad this movie is still available. I watched it on Roku.


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