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Kiss of Death

Kiss of Death(1947)

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Brief Synopsis

An ex-con trying to go straight must face a crazed criminal out for revenge.

Cast & Crew

Henry Hathaway Director
Victor Mature Nick Bianco, also known as Nick Cavallo
Brian Donlevy Louis D'Angelo
Coleen Gray Nettie Cavallo
Richard Widmark Tommy Udo
Taylor Holmes Earl Howser
Karl Malden Sgt. William Cullen
Jay Jostyn District Attorney
Anthony Ross "Big Ed" Williams
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  Los Angeles opening: 13 Aug 1947; New York opening: 27 Aug 1947
Release Date:  1947 Production Date:  AFI; AFI lib
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corp.
Sound:  Mono (Western Electric Sound System) Production Co:  Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corp.
Duration(mins):  95 or 98-100 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  8,968    
Duration(reels):  10    

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  • "We said prayers for you, and God sent you back"

    Jeff Boston 2016-01-09

    Life is about choices; we all have free will; and Nick was reunited with his daughters (good job, Ben Hecht, a wonderful moralist who also contributed to... MORE>

  • kiss of death

    kevin sellers 2016-01-09

    Widmark is wonderful and Hecht and Lederer's screenplay is a cut above, but otherwise this is a fairly standard crime drama. I must say, that for a... MORE>

  • Film & Stage Differences

    Don Riley 2015-11-17

    Film acting is based on creating an identity, creating interest so Widmark's performance is brilliant, which is much different than in stage acting. ... MORE>