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Problem Girls (1953)

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71 min | Drama, Mystery

While awaiting his certificate to practice medicine, John Page takes a position the the secret reform school for rich girl-delinquents run by hard-bitten Miss Dixon. Page is forced to treat a girl called Mrs. Jean Thorpe, heiress to a ...See moreWhile awaiting his certificate to practice medicine, John Page takes a position the the secret reform school for rich girl-delinquents run by hard-bitten Miss Dixon. Page is forced to treat a girl called Mrs. Jean Thorpe, heiress to a large fortune and wife of athletic instructor Max Thorpe. He learns that the real Mrs. Thorpe is dead, and his patient is being kept drugged until she can come into the fortune, when Thorpe and Miss Dixon plan to kill her. His threat to expose them leads to his firing and Dixon's threat to report him for practicing medicine without a license. Page instigates a riot among the problem girls at the school that covers his rescue of the drugged girl to safety. Written by Les Adams See less
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Director
Ewald André Dupont (as E.A. Dupont)
Cinematographer
John L. Russell (as John L. Russell Jr.)
Editor
Fred R. Feitshans Jr. (as Fred Feitshans Jr.)
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Updated Apr 1, 1953

Release date
Apr 7, 1953 (United States)

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22 cast members
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Helen Walker
Miss Dixon Miss Dixon   See fewer
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Ross Elliott
John Page John Page   See fewer
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Anthony Jochim
Prof. Richards Prof. Richards   See fewer
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James Seay
Max Thorpe Max Thorpe   See fewer
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Roy Regnier
Dr. Manning Dr. Manning   See fewer
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Eileen Stevens
Mrs. Kargen (as Eileene Stevens) Mrs. Kargen (as Eileene Stevens)   See fewer
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Tom Charlesworth
Prof. Clammerley Prof. Clammerley   See fewer
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Beverly Garland
Nancy Eaton Nancy Eaton   See fewer
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Joyce Jameson
Peggy Carstairs Peggy Carstairs   See fewer
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Nan Leslie
Claire Harris Claire Harris   See fewer
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Joyce Jarvis
Valerie Creighton Valerie Creighton   See fewer
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Mara Corday
Dorothy Childers Dorothy Childers   See fewer
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Tandra Quinn
Judith Judith   See fewer
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Norma Eberhardt
Louise, Agoraphobic Girl Louise, Agoraphobic Girl   See fewer
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Eric Colmar
Hospital Intern Hospital Intern   See fewer
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Merritt Stone
Clanton (photographer) Clanton (photographer)   See fewer
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Walter Bonn
Mr. Carstairs Mr. Carstairs   See fewer
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John Oger
Henderson (groundskeeper) Henderson (groundskeeper)   See fewer
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Gladys Kingston
Miss Fanshaw Miss Fanshaw   See fewer
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Juney Ellis
Miss Tippins Miss Tippins   See fewer
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5.6 / 10 | 87 votes