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?
Events depicted in this movie in the year of 1955 contributed to the gradual abolition of capital punishment in the UK, which began in 1965 but was only completed in 2004. 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
I want you to marry me.
Why? Are you pregnant?
Diamonds Are a Girl's Best Friend
Music by Jule Styne
Lyrics by Leo Robin See more