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Women Without Men (1956)

Seeking the whereabouts of international gangster Nick Randall, the U.S. State Department seeks the help of Scotland Yard. Nick's girl, Angela, is currently in a British prison, but has ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
... Angie Booth
... Cleo Thompson
... Granny Rafferty
Avril Angers ... Bessie
Paul Carpenter ... Nick Randall (UK version)
... Grace
... Reveller
... Percy
Valerie White ... Prison Governor
... Pierre
April Olrich ... Marguerite
Ralph Michael ... Julian Lord
Betty Cooper ... Evans
Sheila Burrell ... Babs
Michael Golden ... Bargee
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Seeking the whereabouts of international gangster Nick Randall, the U.S. State Department seeks the help of Scotland Yard. Nick's girl, Angela, is currently in a British prison, but has refused to give Nick away. So the authorities contact Gran' Ramsey, a stoolie currently at the same prison as Angela, to have her arrange an escape for Angela, so the police can follow her to Nick. Gran' stages a getaway, the two women taking with them a third, Marguerite, whose prison-born baby is about to be turned over to the welfare department. It is up to Gran' to keep the police informed of Angela's whereabouts without being detected by the escapees, while waiting for Angela to contact Nick... Written by Rich Wannen <RichWannen@worldnet.att.net>

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Dangerous decoy in a game of murder!

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Granny Rafferty: Say a prayer 'cos I haven't driven for 20 years. OK Lindbergh, swing your propellers!
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Edited into Blonde Bait (1956) See more »

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The Holly and the Ivy
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Traditional, music first published by Cecil J. Sharp, originally arranged by H. Walford Davies
Arranged by Ralph Vaughan Williams
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Beverly Michaels starred with another blonde that took over!
6 May 2000 | by See all my reviews

Beverly Michaels was discovered by Hugo Haas who then dropped her to discover "Cleo Moore" who has a few bit parts in the movie Blonde Bait as one of the prisoners. The movie is not that great but it is one of those movies that other stars were first seen and not mentioned (Cleo Moore).


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