The Blue Dahlia

  • 1946
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Mystery

Tidy film noir , although we prefer Ladd and Lake in THIS GUN FOR HIRE. This is the only film script Raymond Chandler did directly for the screen, and the script reflects his hard-boiled, grim wit. Ladd returns from the service, finds wife has become a tramp. When she's murdered, he has to clear himself. Taut film still plays like house afire.

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Director (1 Credit)
Writer (1 Credit)
Source (1 Credit)
Producer (1 Credit)
Cinematographer (1 Credit)
Lionel Lindon
Editor (1 Credit)
Musical Composer (1 Credit)
Art Director (2 Credits)
Hans Dreier
Walter Tyler
Set Decorator (2 Credits)
James M. Walters
Sam Comer
Costumes (1 Credit)

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