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Out of the Past

Out of the Past(1947)

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Brief Synopsis

A private eye becomes the dupe of a homicidal moll.

Cast & Crew

Robert Mitchum Jeff [Bailey, previously known as Jeff Markham]
Jane Greer Kathie [Moffat]
Kirk Douglas Whit [Sterling]
Rhonda Fleming Meta Carson
Steve Brodie [Jack] Fisher
Virginia Huston Ann [Miller]
Paul Valentine Joe [Stefanos]
Dickie Moore The Kid
Ken Niles [Leonard] Eels
Lee Elson Policeman
Frank Wilcox Sheriff Douglas

Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  not available
Release Date:  1947 Production Date:  Pat's personal tape*; AFI
complete credits, May 93
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  RKO Radio Pictures, Inc.
Sound:  Mono (RCA Sound System) Production Co:  RKO Radio Pictures, Inc.
Duration(mins):  95-97 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  8,696    
Duration(reels):  not available    

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  • One of the better noir lines

    Patrick 2018-09-18

    Mitchum re: Jane Greer character-"She was like a leaf the wind blows from gutter to gutter." MORE>

  • As good as it gets

    James K. 2017-12-22

    It's hard to say that one thing is better than any other thing in the world, that is in the same class or genre, but you won't find any noir... MORE>

  • What About KEY LARGO

    Tom Slaughter 2017-06-23

    This film is the greatest example of what a gangster movie is all about. It is filled with cliched characters. I think the part of "Rocco" was... MORE>