Overview

Frankie is a heroin addict and sits in prison. He wants a different life but the rehabilitation isn’t as easy as he had thought. Director Otto Preminger films one of the first social studies of an addict in this 1955 film.

  1. Lewis Meltzer

    Screenplay

  2. Walter Newman

    Screenplay

  3. Nelson Algren

    Author

  4. Ben Hecht

    Screenplay

  5. Otto Preminger

    Director

Facts

Status Released

Release Information

  • December 14, 1955
    Theatrical

    Meaning

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 59m

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