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Knock on Any Door

Knock on Any Door(1949)

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Brief Synopsis

A crusading lawyer fights to save a juvenile delinquent charged with murder.

Cast & Crew

Nicholas Ray Director
Humphrey Bogart Andrew Morton
George Macready District attorney Kerman
Susan Perry Adele Patterson
Barry Kelley Judge Drake
John Derek Nick Romano
Dooley Wilson Piano player
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  New York opening: 22 Feb 1949
Release Date:  1949 Production Date:  EB*; AFI; UCLA
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  Columbia Pictures Corp.
Sound:  Mono Production Co:  Santana Pictures, Inc.
Duration(mins):  98 or 100 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  not available    
Duration(reels):  not available    

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  • Think Dewey Martin Would Be Better Nick Than Derek

    deweybetter 2018-01-17

    Bogie's first production credit,a fairfmade so much better by casting of that great villain,here a serpentine-motioned George Macready as DA... MORE>

  • Derek No Leading Man

    sorrywrongderek 2018-01-05

    Derek never made much of an actor,good thing he married them.This film is only tolerable for Macready's excellent portrayal of a prosecutor.He... MORE>

  • Bogie & Derek Out Of Their Element

    bogiederek 2017-11-14

    Derek stinks as an actor,Bogart not at his best as an attorney.However,Macready very convincing in his role,the only reason I ever watched this... MORE>