Desperate

7.0

Desperate
  • 09 May 1947

  • Film-Noir / Drama

  • USA

  • 73 min

  • 7.0

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Steve Brodie

Steve Randall

Audrey Long

Mrs. Anne Randall

Raymond Burr

Walt Radak

Douglas Fowley

Pete Lavitch, Private Eye

Storyline

When mobster Walt Radak tries to trick independent trucker Steve Randall into transporting stolen furs, Steve alerts the police, and Walt's young brother Al is caught and held for a cop-killing. When ruthless Radak tries to extort Steve's help in clearing Al, Steve and his young wife flee for their lives, only to find that the police are also in pursuit. With every man's hand against them, Steve and Anne must repeatedly abandon their temporary refuges. Finally, one midnight, the showdown...


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richie74

Karma289660

Grade

B+

This is a IMDB page Review09 January 2012

IMDB Review:

Desperate is one of those highly recommended fast-paced, ominous noirs that only RKO knew how to make. At the film's helm is director Mann, who knew very well the anxious world of the noir hero. The story has many hard to take moments but Mann makes sure the audience stays... more

Lizzy

Karma1301140

Grade

C+

Is it worth viewing?.06 January 2012

Is it worth viewing?.

Mad About Movies

Karma1320490

Grade

C+

Question01 December 2011

Has anyone seen this, would you recommend it.

richie74

Karma289660

Grade

B+

please any info07 November 2011

any comment please on viewing this Classic movie. tks

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