Pickup on South Street

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Pickup on South Street

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Richard Widmark

Skip McCoy

Jean Peters


Thelma Ritter

Moe Williams

Murvyn Vye

Captain Dan Tiger


On a crowded subway, Skip McCoy picks the purse of Candy. Among his take, although he does not know it at the time, is a piece of top-secret microfilm that was being passed by Candy's consort, a Communist agent. Candy discovers the whereabouts of the film through Moe Williams, a police informer. She attempts to seduce McCoy to recover the film. She fails to get back the film and falls in love with him. The desperate agent exterminates Moe and savagely beats Candy. McCoy, ... more

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Thank you ...05 August 2012

For the comments!





I cant fathom parting with my money to see it despite the good reviews.17 January 2012

I cant fathom parting with my money to see it despite the good reviews.

Mad About Movies




Thanks13 December 2011

This has good reviews, I just cant fathom parting with my money to see it.





Thanks for that comment good to know04 February 2011

Thanks for that comment good to know

Mad About Movies




thanks04 February 2011

Thanks, I might have to check this out one of these days.

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An Oldie but a goodie24 November 2009

Richard Widmark is usual great performance.

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