Ruth Ellis lives with her 10-year old son Andy next to a night club. One night she meets David Blakely, and they start a love affair. However, for David with his upper-class background it is impossible to uphold the relationship. He breaks up with her, something which makes Ellis, obsessed by him, very upset... Written by
It wasn't simply love. It was a case of cold-blooded passion.
Did You Know?
Actress Miranda Richardson
won the Best Actress award at the Evening Standard British Film Awards for her performance in this film. See more
Ruth switches on a radio which begins to play immediately. In those times, vacuum-tube radios had to warm up for about 20 seconds. See more
eats like a bird...
Really? My son tells me birds eat twice their own weight every day.
Would You Dance With a Stranger? (Sotto un cielo di stelle)
Written by Giovanni D'Anzi
and Alfredo Bracchi
English Lyrics by Ray Miller
Performed by Mari Wilson See more