They Live By Night (1949)/Side Street (1950)
Director Nicholas Ray's first effort, "They Live By Night," is an expressionistic noir melodrama starring Farley Granger and Cathy O'Donnell as naive young lovers whose entanglement in a web of hardened criminals destines them for tragedy. Based on the Edward Anderson novel "Thieves Like Us"; with Howard Da Silva, Jay C. Flippen. And, "Side Street" stars Granger as a down-and-out New York mailman with a pregnant wife who impulsively steals $30,000 from a pair of blackmailers. Conscience-stricken, Granger decides to give the money back, but winds up in danger when the friend he asked to hold the cash disappears. O'Donnell, James Craig also star. 177 min. total. Standard; Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital mono; Subtitles: English (SDH), French.
- Anthony Mann, Nicholas Ray
- Black & White
- Closed Captioned:
- Cast: Farley Granger, Cathy O'Donnell, James Craig, Howard Da Silva, Jay C. Flippen, Paul Kelly, Jean Hagen, Helen Craig, Paul Harvey, Will Wright, Edmon Ryan, William Phipps, Ian Wolfe, Charles McGraw, Harry Harvey, Ed Max, Adele Jergens, Will Lee, Harry Bellaver, Jim Nolan, Whit Bissell, John Gallaudet, Charles Meredith, Teddy Infuhr, Esther Somers... More