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Kiss Me Deadly

Kiss Me Deadly(1955)

Also Known As: Mickey Spillane's Kiss Me Deadly |

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Brief Synopsis

Detective Mike Hammer fights to solve the murder of a beautiful hitchhiker with a mysterious connection to the Mob.

Cast & Crew

Robert Aldrich Director
Ralph Meeker Mike Hammer
Albert Dekker Dr. G. E. Soberin
Paul Stewart Carl Evello
Juano Hernandez Eddie Yeager
Wesley Addy Capt. Pat Murphy
Marion Carr Friday
Marjorie Bennett Apartment manager at Carmen Trivaco's building
Mort Marshall Ray Diker
Fortunio Bonanova Carmen Trivaco
Strother Martin Harvey Wallace, truck driver
Madi Comfort Nightclub singer
James McCallion Horace, super at Christina's boardinghouse

Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  Los Angeles opening: 18 May 1955
Release Date:  1955 Production Date:  [1.85:1]
AFI Library; AFI*
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  United Artists Corp.
Sound:  Mono Production Co:  Parklane Pictures, Inc.
Duration(mins):  105 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  not available    
Duration(reels):  not available    

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  • Kiss Me Deadly

    el debbo 2016-06-26

    I just watched another Aldrich "The Garment Jungle" (well, he directed alot of it before the ax fell) and it was too violent for me. Now, I try... MORE>

  • Great Hammer

    reallylikedthis 2015-05-04

    Had to see this one again,watched previous time,missed some of it.Cloris Leachman in the opening scenes playing an escapee from an asylum who "knows... MORE>

  • One of the Best Noir Thrillers Ever

    Natacha 2013-08-06

    Loved it, beginning with Cloris Leachman running down a road wearing nothing but a rain coat and getting picked up by Ralph Meeker in his cool sports car,... MORE>