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A Kiss Before Dying

A Kiss Before Dying(1956)

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Brief Synopsis

A college student tries to get rich quick by wooing two wealthy sisters.

Cast & Crew

Gerd Oswald Director
Robert Wagner Bud Corliss
Jeffrey Hunter Gordon Grant
Virginia Leith Ellen Kingship
Joanne Woodward Dorothy Kingship
Mary Astor Mrs. Corliss
George Macready Leo Kingship
Robert Quarry Dwight Powell
Howard Petrie Howard Chesser
Bill Walker Butler
Molly McCart Annabelle
Marlene Felton Medical student
Lucien Ballard Director of Photography
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  not available
Release Date:  1956 Production Date:  [CinemaScope]
EB; AfI
Color/B&W:  Color (DeLuxe) Distributions Co:  United Artists Corp.
Sound:  Mono (Western Electric Sound System) Production Co:  Crown Productions, Inc.
Duration(mins):  94-95 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  not available    
Duration(reels):  10    

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  • good color, good crime drama

    dennis 2017-03-02

    That mid-fifties color was great --Wagner was creepy, and the way this story progressed kept my interest. Jeffrey Hunter also was good in the detective... MORE>

  • Good Film,Great Ira Levin Story

    whothoughtmaryastordead 2017-02-10

    This is slightly different than the book,but really like it.Woodward not given much to do,Wagner truly evil,and he gets his but not as he did in the... MORE>

  • Love This Film

    oldiebutgoodie 2016-08-31

    Watched on dvd-what's wrong about George Macready as Leo?Was hoping they would do to Bud what he so richly deserved as retribution in Ira Levin's... MORE>