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Career (1959)

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105 min | Drama

More than anything in the world, Sam Lawson wants to be a successful actor. Is he willing to sacrifice his wife, happiness and personal reputation to achieve his goal?
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Updated Oct 7, 1959

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Oct 7, 1959 (United States)

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Dean Martin
Maurice 'Maury' Novak Maurice 'Maury' Novak   See fewer
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Anthony Franciosa
Sam Lawson Sam Lawson   See fewer
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Shirley MacLaine
Sharon Kensington Sharon Kensington   See fewer
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Carolyn Jones
Shirley Drake Shirley Drake   See fewer
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Joan Blackman
Barbara Lawson Helmsley Barbara Lawson Helmsley   See fewer
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Robert Middleton
Robert Kensington Robert Kensington   See fewer
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Donna Douglas
Marjorie Burke Marjorie Burke   See fewer
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Jerry Paris
Allan Burke Allan Burke   See fewer
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Frank McHugh
Charlie Gallagher Charlie Gallagher   See fewer
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Chuck Wassil
Eric Peters Eric Peters   See fewer
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Mary Treen
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Alan Hewitt
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Marjorie Bennett
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Alan W. Adler
Young Actor (uncredited) Young Actor (uncredited)   See fewer
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Fred Aldrich
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7 / 10 | 493 votes