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Pitfall (1948)

Not Rated
86 min | Crime, Film-Noir, Thriller

Married insurance adjuster John Forbes falls for femme fatale Mona Stevens while her boyfriend is in jail and all suffer serious consequences as a result.
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Director
André De Toth (as Andre de Toth)
Writers
Jay Dratler (novel "The Pitfall") | Karl Kamb (screen play)
Cinematographer
Harry J. Wild (as Harry Wild)
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Release date
Aug 24, 1948 (United States)

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Cast

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20 cast members
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Dick Powell
John Forbes John Forbes   See fewer
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Lizabeth Scott
Mona Stevens Mona Stevens   See fewer
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Jane Wyatt
Sue Forbes Sue Forbes   See fewer
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Raymond Burr
J.B. MacDonald J.B. MacDonald   See fewer
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John Litel
District Attorney District Attorney   See fewer
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Byron Barr
Bill Smiley Bill Smiley   See fewer
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Jimmy Hunt
Tommy Forbes Tommy Forbes   See fewer
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Ann Doran
Maggie Maggie   See fewer
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Selmer Jackson
Ed Brawley Ed Brawley   See fewer
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Dick Wessel
Desk Sergeant (as Dick Wassel) Desk Sergeant (as Dick Wassel)   See fewer
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Eddie Borden
Prison Visitor (uncredited) Prison Visitor (uncredited)   See fewer
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Helen Dickson
Fashion Show Attendee (uncredited) Fashion Show Attendee (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ben Erway
Doctor (uncredited) Doctor (uncredited)   See fewer
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Don Haggerty
District Attorney's Man (uncredited) District Attorney's Man (uncredited)   See fewer
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Sam Harris
Man in Diner (uncredited) Man in Diner (uncredited)   See fewer
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Thomas Martin
Bartender (uncredited) Bartender (uncredited)   See fewer
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David McMahon
Police Lieutenant (uncredited) Police Lieutenant (uncredited)   See fewer
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Charles Sherlock
Elevator Passenger (uncredited) Elevator Passenger (uncredited)   See fewer
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Cap Somers
Prisoner (uncredited) Prisoner (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ratings Breakdown

7.2 / 10 | 2,650 votes