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?
The film's title theme song "Would You Dance With a Stranger" performed by Mari Wilson
was a UK top-of-the-pops chart-topper when it was released. 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
You brought us to a den of vice, Desmond.
I Came, I Saw, I Conga'd
Written by John Redmond
, Frank Weldon
and James Cavanaugh See more