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D.O.A. (1949)

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83 min | Drama, Film-Noir, Mystery

Frank Bigelow, told he's been poisoned and has only a few days to live, tries to find out who killed him and why.
Writers
Russell Rouse (story and screenplay) (screenplay) | Clarence Greene (story and screenplay) (screenplay)
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Status
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Updated Dec 23, 1949

Release date
Apr 21, 1950 (United States)
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40 cast members
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Edmond O'Brien
Frank Bigelow Frank Bigelow   See fewer
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Pamela Britton
Paula Gibson Paula Gibson   See fewer
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Beverly Garland
Miss Foster (as Beverly Campbell) Miss Foster (as Beverly Campbell)   See fewer
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Lynn Baggett
Mrs. Philips Mrs. Philips   See fewer
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William Ching
Halliday Halliday   See fewer
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Henry Hart
Stanley Philips Stanley Philips   See fewer
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Neville Brand
Chester Chester   See fewer
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Laurette Luez
Marla Rakubian Marla Rakubian   See fewer
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Cay Forester
Sue (as Cay Forrester) Sue (as Cay Forrester)   See fewer
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Frank Jaquet
Dr. Matson (as Fred Jaquet) Dr. Matson (as Fred Jaquet)   See fewer
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Lawrence Dobkin
Dr. Schaefer (as Larry Dobkin) Dr. Schaefer (as Larry Dobkin)   See fewer
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Frank Gerstle
Dr. MacDonald Dr. MacDonald   See fewer
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Bill Baldwin
St. Francis Hotel Desk Clerk (uncredited) St. Francis Hotel Desk Clerk (uncredited)   See fewer
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Teddy Buckner
Club Trumpeter (uncredited) Club Trumpeter (uncredited)   See fewer
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Frank Cady
Eddie - Bartender (uncredited) Eddie - Bartender (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jadie Carson
Bandleader (uncredited) Bandleader (uncredited)   See fewer
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Roy Engel
Police Captain (uncredited) Police Captain (uncredited)   See fewer
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Douglas Evans
Eddie - Salesman on Phone (uncredited) Eddie - Salesman on Phone (uncredited)   See fewer
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Sam Harris
Man at Fisherman Table (uncredited) Man at Fisherman Table (uncredited)   See fewer
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Shifty Henry
Club Bassist (uncredited) Club Bassist (uncredited)   See fewer
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David Jansen
Bellhop (uncredited) Bellhop (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ray Laurie
Club Pianist (uncredited) Club Pianist (uncredited)   See fewer
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Virginia Lee
Jeanie (uncredited) Jeanie (uncredited)   See fewer
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Peter Leeds
Leo - Bartender (uncredited) Leo - Bartender (uncredited)   See fewer
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George Lynn
Homicide Detective (uncredited) Homicide Detective (uncredited)   See fewer
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Harold Miller
Man in Hallway (uncredited) Man in Hallway (uncredited)   See fewer
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Hugh O'Brian
Jazz Fan (uncredited) Jazz Fan (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jerry Paris
Bellhop (uncredited) Bellhop (uncredited)   See fewer
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Paul Picerni
Assistant Photographer (uncredited) Assistant Photographer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Phillip Pine
Angelo (uncredited) Angelo (uncredited)   See fewer
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Lynne Roberts
Jane Carlyle (uncredited) Jane Carlyle (uncredited)   See fewer
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Van Streeter
Club Saxophonist (uncredited) Club Saxophonist (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ivan Triesault
Photographer (uncredited) Photographer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Beverly Warren
Girl at Hotel Room Party (uncredited) Girl at Hotel Room Party (uncredited)   See fewer
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Cake Witchard
Club Drummer (uncredited) Club Drummer (uncredited)   See fewer
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7.3 / 10 | 9,931 votes