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Love Me or Leave Me

Love Me or Leave Me(1955)

Also Known As: Singin' the Blues | The Ruth Etting Story |

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Brief Synopsis

True story of torch singer Ruth Etting's struggle to escape the gangster who made her a star.

Cast & Crew

Charles Vidor Director
Doris Day Ruth Etting
James Cagney Martin Snyder
Cameron Mitchell Johnny Alderman
Robert Keith Bernard V. Loomis
Tom Tully Frobisher
Richard Gaines Paul Hunter
Peter Leeds Fred Taylor
Claude Stroud Eddie Fulton
Audrey Young Jingle Girl
John Harding Greg Trent
Henry Kulky Bouncer
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MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  World premiere in Dallas, TX: 26 May 1955
Release Date:  1955 Production Date:  [CinemaScope]
EB; AFI
Color/B&W:  Color (Eastmancolor) Distributions Co:  Loew's Inc.
Sound:  Mono (Western Electric Sound System), Stereo Production Co:  Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Corp.
Duration(mins):  122 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  10,949    
Duration(reels):  15    

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  • A REAL TREAT

    cheryl 2019-06-13

    Doris Day showcases her talents, dancing and singing, in this bio-flick of Ruth Etting. I loved every moment of it! James Cagney shines as the, at first,... MORE>

  • Love Me or Leave Me

    Nina 2018-12-31

    Although she was better in this than in other movies, I thought Doris Day was miscast for this movie. A more natural actress would have been better--one... MORE>

  • Day & Cagney Work Well Together

    jimmygent 2018-12-30

    Yeah,Cam Mitchell should've looked more like he was playing piano,script okay,but great stars. MORE>