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The Damned Don't Cry (1950)

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103 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

A New York socialite climbs the ladder of success man by man until a life among rich gangsters gives her what she thought she always wanted.
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Writers
Harold Medford (screenplay) | Jerome Weidman (screenplay) | Gertrude Walker (story "Case History")
Producer
Cinematographer
Ted D. McCord (as Ted McCord)
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Release date
May 13, 1950 (United States)

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Morris Ankrum
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7.2 / 10 | 2,166 votes