Susie Steps Out (1946)

When her father, Papa Russell (Percival Vivian), loses his job because of illness, adolescent Susie Russell (played by newcomer and top-billed Nita Hunter) poses as older than she is in ... See full summary »

Director:

Reginald Le Borg

Writers:

Elwood Ullman (screenplay), Reginald Le Borg (story) | 2 more credits »
Reviews

Photos

Learn more

More Like This 

Comedy | History | Musical
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

It's 1650 in New Amsterdam, and Brom Broeck, a young outspoken newspaper publisher is arrested for printing advanced opinions on the undemocratic rule of Govenor "Peg-Leg" Stuyvesant. While... See full summary »

Director: Harry Joe Brown
Stars: Nelson Eddy, Charles Coburn, Constance Dowling
Certificate: Passed Crime | Drama | Film-Noir
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

Police Lieut. Candella, longtime friend of the Rome family, walks a tightrope in the case of cop-killer Martin Rome.

Director: Robert Siodmak
Stars: Victor Mature, Richard Conte, Fred Clark
Crime | Drama | Film-Noir
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

Prof. Andrew Gentling, in Los Angeles to help found a new college, is inveigled by old flame Catherine Sykes into a midnight drive. Next day Catherine is missing, believed killed; friend ... See full summary »

Director: Chester Erskine
Stars: William Powell, Shelley Winters, Marsha Hunt
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

A Jazz Age bootlegger learns the hard way about the wages of sin.

Director: Elliott Nugent
Stars: Alan Ladd, Betty Field, Macdonald Carey
Larceny (1948)
Crime | Drama | Film-Noir
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

A con man sets out to swindle a widow out of the money she's received to build a memorial to her war-hero husband, but winds up falling in love with her instead.

Director: George Sherman
Stars: John Payne, Joan Caulfield, Dan Duryea
A Double Life (1947)
Crime | Drama | Film-Noir
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Anthony John is an actor whose life is strongly influenced by the characters he plays. When he's playing comedy, he's the most enjoyable person in the world, but when he's playing drama, ... See full summary »

Director: George Cukor
Stars: Ronald Colman, Edmond O'Brien, Signe Hasso
She's for Me (1943)
Comedy | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

Two lawyers fall for their beautiful client.

Director: Reginald Le Borg
Stars: Grace McDonald, David Bruce, Lois Collier
Comedy | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

When a cute Welsh terrier follows Bill Denny home, little does he know that all gangland has its eye on that dog. Who will be bumbling Bill's undoing - the gangsters, the cops, or his suspicious mother-in-law?

Director: George Beck
Stars: Farley Granger, Shelley Winters, William Demarest
Crime | Drama | Film-Noir
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

US Treasury agent George Morton persuades convicted criminal Johnny Evans to help him destroy a drug smuggling ring in exchange for early parole.

Director: William Castle
Stars: Howard Duff, Shelley Winters, Dan Duryea
Adventure | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

On a South Sea island, a local hoodlum tries to blackmail a tramp steamer sick crewman who's wanted for wartime collaboration with the Japanese and who's desperate to clear his name.

Director: H. Bruce Humberstone
Stars: Macdonald Carey, Shelley Winters, Luther Adler
Edit

Cast

Complete credited cast:
David Bruce ... Jeffrey Westcott
Cleatus Caldwell ... Clara Russell
Nita Hunter Nita Hunter ... Susie Russell
Howard Freeman ... Mr. Starr
Grady Sutton ... Dixon
Margaret Dumont ... Mrs. Starr
Percival Vivian Percival Vivian ... Papa Russell
Joseph J. Greene Joseph J. Greene ... Bailey (as Joe Green)
John Berkes ... Wilkins
Harry Barris ... Ned
Emmett Vogan Emmett Vogan ... Dr. Hennings
Syd Saylor ... Biegelman
Shelley Winters ... Band Singer
Edit

Storyline

When her father, Papa Russell (Percival Vivian), loses his job because of illness, adolescent Susie Russell (played by newcomer and top-billed Nita Hunter) poses as older than she is in order to get a job singing in a night club. Complications arising from the deception involve her older sister Clara (Cleatus Caldwell), who works at an ad agency and the radio crooner, Jeffrey Westcott (David Bruce), whom she is in love with. Written by Les Adams <longhorn1939@suddenlink.net>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

ROMANCE TO THRILL YOUR HEART(original print ad-all caps) See more »

Genres:

Comedy | Music | Romance

Certificate:

Passed | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

13 December 1946 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Miss Television See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Comet Productions See more »
Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Mono (RCA Sound Recording)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
See full technical specs »
Edit

Did You Know?

Soundtracks

When Does the Love Begin
Written by Hal Borne
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Susie Steps Out from 1946
19 April 2006 | by jazzybillSee all my reviews

The movie SUSIE STEPS OUT (1946) is an interesting movie about singing. Susie wants to become a singer and lead a long healthy career being successful. She is determined to hit it big with a singing career. The cast includes an uncredited role for legendary Actress Shelley Winters where is appears briefly as a female singer. Shelley Winters sings a song briefly to compete for the singing job but unfortunately Shelley doesn't win the competition and Susie does. The cast includes w/ David Bruce, Cleatus Caldwell, Howard Freeman, Grady Sutton, Margaret Dumont, Percival Vivian, Nita Hunter, Joseph J. Greene, John Berkes, Harry Barris, Emmett Vogan, Syd Saylor and Shelley Winters uncredited as a female singer.


1 of 1 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See one user review »

Contribute to This Page

IMDb Freedive: Watch Movies and TV Series for Free

Watch Hollywood hits and TV favorites for free with IMDb Freedive. Start streaming on IMDb and Fire TV devices today!

Start watching

Stream Trending Movies With Prime Video

Enjoy a night in with these popular movies available to stream now with Prime Video.

Start your free trial



Recently Viewed