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It was Leonora Eames' childhood dream come true. She had married Smith Ohlrig, a man worth millions. But her innocent dream became a nightmare once she realizes the truth about her husband - he is power mad and insane! Since he will not grant her a divorce, she leaves her life of luxury on Long Island and goes to work as a receptionist in an impoverished doctor's office in NYC's lower east side. A...

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Directed by

Max Ophüls

Written by

Arthur Laurents (Screenplay)
Libbie Block (Novel)

Runtime

88 minutes

Country

United States of America

Language

English

Tagline

THE STORY OF A DESPERATE GIRL!

Cast

Keywords

doctor film noir prisoner receptionist mink coat cosmetic mole

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