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The Postman Always Rings Twice (1946)

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Starring (View all)
Jeffrey Sayre Jeffrey Sayre
Reporter
Brick Sullivan Brick Sullivan
Officer
Reginald Simpson Reginald Simpson
Photographer
George Noisom George Noisom
Telegraph Messenger
Frank Mayo Frank Mayo
Bailiff


Written by
Niven Busch Niven Busch
(screen play)


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A classic

8 years ago at Aug 3 7:02
Since this flick is on the list '1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die', I was definitely eager to check it out. I have already seen two other versions of this story ('Ossessione' (1943), 'The Postman Always Rings Twice' (1981)) and this version is best one I have seen so far (still have to see the very first one 'Le dernier tournant' (1939)), on the other hand, I'm pretty much done with this st... read more
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A drifter hitches a ride from the local District Attorney to an 'out of the way' restaurant/gas station owned by a man and his beautiful wife. They fall in love and together they plot the murder of her husband.
Release date: 6 September 1946
UPC: 012569585829
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