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Out of the Past

Out of the Past(1947)

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Brief Synopsis

A private eye becomes the dupe of a homicidal moll.

Cast & Crew

Robert Mitchum Jeff [Bailey, previously known as Jeff Markham]
Jane Greer Kathie [Moffat]
Kirk Douglas Whit [Sterling]
Rhonda Fleming Meta Carson
Steve Brodie [Jack] Fisher
Virginia Huston Ann [Miller]
Paul Valentine Joe [Stefanos]
Dickie Moore The Kid
Ken Niles [Leonard] Eels
Lee Elson Policeman
Frank Wilcox Sheriff Douglas

Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  not available
Release Date:  1947 Production Date:  Pat's personal tape*; AFI
complete credits, May 93
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  RKO Radio Pictures, Inc.
Sound:  Mono (RCA Sound System) Production Co:  RKO Radio Pictures, Inc.
Duration(mins):  95-97 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  8,696    
Duration(reels):  not available    

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  • Top Shelf Noir

    Hammerin 2019-05-08

    If you've not seen great noir then this is the film where you start. It encompasses all the elements.Mood setting cinematography & lighting, great... MORE>

  • heart amd honesty

    don letta 2018-12-04

    Huh? You may say.Well enough has been stated about the greatness of this film. Adding one more accolade would accomplish nothing.What makes this one of my... MORE>

  • response to previous review

    kevin sellers 2018-10-14

    Respectfully disagree with Jeff. The name of Mitchum's character is purely coincidental since the world views of messers Capra and Tourneur are... MORE>