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Pitfall(1948)

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Brief Synopsis

A married insurance man falls for a criminal''s girlfriend.

Cast & Crew

Andre DeToth Director
Dick Powell John Forbes
Lizabeth Scott Mona Stevens
Jane Wyatt Sue Forbes
Raymond Burr J. B. MacDonald
John Litel District Attorney
Byron [S.] Barr Bill Smiley
Jimmy Hunt Tommy Forbes
Ann Doran Maggie
Selmer Jackson Ed Brawley
Dick Wessel Desk sergeant
Harry Wild Director of Photography
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  World premiere in Atlantic City, NJ: 11 Aug 1948
Release Date:  1948 Production Date:  EB new; UCLA*
VHS tape at UCLA
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  United Artists Corp.
Sound:  Mono Production Co:  Regal Films, Inc.
Duration(mins):  85 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  7,650    
Duration(reels):  not available    

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  • Good, not great noir!

    RedRain 2013-11-15

    I'll say one thing for Lizabeth Scott. She didn't play a conniving femme fatale like Gloria Graham, Gene Tierney, Mary Astor or Barbara Stanwyck.... MORE>

  • WHAT PRESCIENCE!

    Dan Hand 2013-09-02

    Tania, below, says that this film is about "the stifling domesticity of the 1950's [sic]"-- the decade that the Left loves to hate (even... MORE>

  • Where is "The Pitfall"?

    Neal K 2008-07-17

    One of the classic films noirs. Where is it: not on tape, not on DVD, not at TCM?Why and where?? MORE>