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Whirlpool (1949)

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98 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

A woman secretly suffering from kleptomania is hypnotized in an effort to cure her condition. Soon afterwards, she is found at the scene of a murder with no memory of how she got there and seemingly no way to prove her innocence.
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Writers
Ben Hecht (screenplay) | Andrew Solt (screenplay) | Guy Endore (novel)
Cinematographer
Arthur C. Miller (as Arthur Miller)
Editor
Louis R. Loeffler (as Louis Loeffler)
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Status
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Updated Nov 28, 1949

Release date
Nov 28, 1949 (United States)

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Gene Tierney
Ann Sutton Ann Sutton   See fewer
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Richard Conte
Dr. William 'Bill' Sutton Dr. William 'Bill' Sutton   See fewer
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José Ferrer
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Charles Bickford
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Barbara O'Neil
Theresa Randolph Theresa Randolph   See fewer
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Eduard Franz
Martin Avery Martin Avery   See fewer
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Constance Collier
Tina Cosgrove Tina Cosgrove   See fewer
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Fortunio Bonanova
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Beau Anderson
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Myrtle Anderson
Ann's Maid (uncredited) Ann's Maid (uncredited)   See fewer
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Gail Bonney
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Lovyss Bradley
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Margaret Brayton
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Sue Carlton
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Ruth Clifford
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Joan Dix
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Surgeon Wayne (uncredited) Surgeon Wayne (uncredited)   See fewer
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Harold Miller
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Roger Moore
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6.8 / 10 | 3,401 votes