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Big Heat, The (1953) -- (Movie Clip) Your Pretty Face

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    Big Heat, The (1953) -- (Movie Clip) Your Pretty Face

    Famous scene in which rightly suspicious gangster Vince (Lee Marvin) freaks out and burns girlfriend Debbie (Gloria Grahame) with hot coffee, Howard Wendell as the panicked politician, Alexander Scourby the kingpin taking the call, in Fritz Lang's The Big Heat, 1953.

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