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Thieves' Highway | Movie Details for Actor Richard Conte | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 88%  Thieves' Highway  94 min,  [Drama, Film-Noir, Thriller]  [Jules Dassin]  [10 Oct 1949]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.7/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Actors:  Barbara Lawrence, Lee J. Cobb, Richard Conte, Valentina Cortese
Plot:  A war-veteran-turned-truck driver attempts to avenge the crippling and robbing of his father at the hands of an amoral produce scofflaw.
Writer:  A.I. Bezzerides (screen play by), A.I. Bezzerides (based on his novel: "Thieves' Market")
Language:  English, Italian    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Big Combo | Movie Details for Actor Richard Conte | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 83%  The Big Combo  87 min,  [Crime, Drama, Film-Noir]  [Joseph H. Lewis]  [13 Feb 1955]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.4/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 92%, External Reviews
Actors:  Brian Donlevy, Cornel Wilde, Jean Wallace, Richard Conte
Plot:  A police lt. is ordered to stop investigating deadly crime boss Mr. Brown, because he hasn't been able to get any hard evidence against him. He then goes after Brown's girlfriend who despises him, for information instead.
Writer:  Philip Yordan (by)
Language:  English, Swedish    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Cry of the City | Movie Details for Actor Richard Conte | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 82%  Cry of the City  95 min,  PASSED,  [Crime, Drama, Film-Noir]  [Robert Siodmak]  [11 Oct 1948]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.3/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 92%, External Reviews
Awards:  1 nomination.
Actors:  Fred Clark, Richard Conte, Shelley Winters, Victor Mature
Plot:  Police Lieut. Candella, longtime friend of the Rome family, walks a tightrope in the case of cop-killer Martin Rome.
Writer:  Richard Murphy (screenplay), Henry Edward Helseth (novel)
Language:  English, Italian    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Somewhere in the Night | Movie Details for Actor Richard Conte | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 80%  Somewhere in the Night  110 min,  APPROVED,  [Crime, Drama, Film-Noir]  [Joseph L. Mankiewicz]  [23 Sep 1946]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.2/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 89%, External Reviews
Actors:  John Hodiak, Lloyd Nolan, Nancy Guild, Richard Conte
Plot:  George Taylor returns from WWII with amnesia. Back home in Los Angeles, while trying to track down his old identity, he stumbles onto a 3-year old murder case and a hunt for a missing $2 million.
Writer:  Howard Dimsdale (screenplay), Joseph L. Mankiewicz (screenplay), Lee Strasberg (adaptation), Marvin Borowsky (story)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Blue Gardenia | Movie Details for Actor Richard Conte | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 78%  The Blue Gardenia  90 min,  [Crime, Drama, Film-Noir]  [Fritz Lang]  [28 Mar 1953]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.0/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 86%, External Reviews
Actors:  Ann Sothern, Anne Baxter, Raymond Burr, Richard Conte
Plot:  A telephone operator ends up drunk and at the mercy of a cad in his apartment. The next morning she wakes up with a hangover and the terrible fear she may be a murderess.
Writer:  Charles Hoffman (screenplay), Vera Caspary (story)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
House of Strangers | Movie Details for Actor Richard Conte | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 77%  House of Strangers  101 min,  APPROVED,  [Crime, Drama, Film-Noir]  [Joseph L. Mankiewicz]  [01 Jul 1949]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.4/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 80%, External Reviews
Awards:  1 win & 1 nomination.
Actors:  Edward G. Robinson, Luther Adler, Richard Conte, Susan Hayward
Plot:  After years in prison, Max promises revenge on his brothers for their betrayal. His lover Irene and memories of his past yield him a broader perspective.
Writer:  Philip Yordan (screenplay), Jerome Weidman (novel)
Language:  English, Italian    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
I'll Cry Tomorrow | Movie Details for Actor Richard Conte | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 74%  I'll Cry Tomorrow  117 min,  PASSED,  [Biography, Drama, Music]  [Daniel Mann]  [25 Dec 1955]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.4/10, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 1 Oscar. Another 2 wins & 5 nominations.
Actors:  Eddie Albert, Jo Van Fleet, Richard Conte, Susan Hayward
Plot:  Deprived of a normal childhood by her ambitious mother, Katie, Lillian Roth becomes a star of Broadway and Hollywood before she is twenty. Shortly before her marriage to her childhood ...
Writer:  Helen Deutsch (screenplay), Jay Richard Kennedy (screenplay), Lillian Roth (book), Mike Connolly (book), Gerold Frank (book)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Call Northside 777 | Movie Details for Actor Richard Conte | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 73%  Call Northside 777  112 min,  APPROVED,  [Drama, Film-Noir]  [Henry Hathaway]  [01 Mar 1948]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.4/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 73%, External Reviews
Awards:  1 win & 2 nominations.
Actors:  Helen Walker, James Stewart, Lee J. Cobb, Richard Conte
Plot:  Chicago reporter P.J. McNeal re-opens a ten year old murder case.
Writer:  Jerome Cady (screen play), Jay Dratler (screen play), Leonard Hoffman (adaptation), Quentin Reynolds (adaptation), James P. McGuire (based on articles by)
Language:  English, Polish    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
A Walk in the Sun | Movie Details for Actor Richard Conte | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 73%  A Walk in the Sun  117 min,  APPROVED,  [Drama, War]  [Lewis Milestone]  [25 Dec 1945]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.3/10, External Reviews
Awards:  Nominated for 1 BAFTA Film Award. Another 2 wins.
Actors:  Dana Andrews, George Tyne, John Ireland, Richard Conte
Plot:  During WWII, a platoon of American soldiers trudge through the Italian countryside in search of a bridge they have been ordered to blow up, encountering danger and destruction along the way.
Writer:  Harry Brown (by), Robert Rossen (screenplay)
Language:  English, Italian    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
New York Confidential | Movie Details for Actor Richard Conte | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 71%  New York Confidential  87 min,  APPROVED,  [Crime, Drama, Film-Noir]  [Russell Rouse]  [12 Mar 1955]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.1/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Anne Bancroft, Broderick Crawford, Marilyn Maxwell, Richard Conte
Plot:  A top syndicate crime boss and his corrupt politicians, make multi-million deals and order murders , until the vicious pattern finally catches up to him.
Writer:  Jack Lait (suggested by the book), Lee Mortimer (suggested by the book), Clarence Greene (original screenplay), Russell Rouse (original screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Brothers Rico | Movie Details for Actor Richard Conte | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 69%  The Brothers Rico  92 min,  PASSED,  [Crime, Drama, Film-Noir]  [Phil Karlson]  [01 Sep 1957]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.9/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Dianne Foster, Kathryn Grant, Larry Gates, Richard Conte
Plot:  A retired mob accountant is drawn back in when his brothers, who have recently made a hit for the organization, decide to go to the authorities.
Writer:  Georges Simenon (story), Lewis Meltzer (screenplay), Ben Perry (screenplay)
Language:  English, Italian    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Sleeping City | Movie Details for Actor Richard Conte | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 69%  The Sleeping City  86 min,  APPROVED,  [Crime, Drama, Film-Noir]  [George Sherman]  [16 Oct 1950]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.9/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Coleen Gray, John Alexander, Richard Conte, Richard Taber
Plot:  In New York, the murder of a Bellvue Hospital intern prompts the police to send an undercover detective to investigate.
Writer:  Jo Eisinger (story), Jo Eisinger (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Guadalcanal Diary | Movie Details for Actor Richard Conte | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 68%  Guadalcanal Diary  93 min,  APPROVED,  [Drama, War]  [Lewis Seiler]  [27 Oct 1943]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.8/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Lloyd Nolan, Preston Foster, Richard Conte, William Bendix
Plot:  The story of a large U.S. Marines invasion task force bound for Guadalcanal in the Solomon Islands in 1942.
Writer:  Richard Tregaskis (by), Lamar Trotti (screenplay), Jerome Cady (adaptation), Richard Tregaskis (from the book by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Purple Heart | Movie Details for Actor Richard Conte | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 68%  The Purple Heart  99 min,  APPROVED,  [Drama, History, War]  [Lewis Milestone]  [23 Feb 1944]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.8/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Dana Andrews, Farley Granger, Kevin O'Shea, Richard Conte
Plot:  A stock WW2 era drama which was produced for morale purposes.
Writer:  Jerome Cady, Darryl F. Zanuck (story)
Language:  English, Japanese    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Raging Tide | Movie Details for Actor Richard Conte | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 66%  The Raging Tide  93 min,  [Crime, Drama, Film-Noir]  [George Sherman]  [01 Nov 1951]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.6/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Charles Bickford, Richard Conte, Shelley Winters, Stephen McNally
Plot:  A San Francisco hood is rubbed out by rival Bruno Felkin, who himself reports the crime to Homicide Lieut. Kelsey in an alibi scheme which fails. To escape, he stows away on a fishing boat....
Writer:  Ernest K. Gann (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Highway Dragnet | Movie Details for Actor Richard Conte | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 63%  Highway Dragnet  70 min,  PASSED,  [Crime, Drama, Film-Noir]  [Nathan Juran]  [27 Jan 1954]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.3/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Joan Bennett, Reed Hadley, Richard Conte, Wanda Hendrix
Plot:  Wrongly accused of killing a bar-girl he was seen with earlier, a Korean War vet flees from the police in the company of a woman photographer and her young female model.
Writer:  Herb Meadow (screenplay), Jerome Odlum (screenplay), Tom Hubbard (additional dialogue), Fred Eggers (additional dialogue), U.S. Andersen (story), Roger Corman (story)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Tony Rome | Movie Details for Actor Richard Conte | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 63%  Tony Rome  110 min,  [Crime, Drama, Mystery]  [Gordon Douglas]  [10 Nov 1967]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.6/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 60%, External Reviews
Actors:  Frank Sinatra, Gena Rowlands, Jill St. John, Richard Conte
Plot:  Tony Rome, a tough Miami PI living on a houseboat, is hired by a local millionaire to find jewelry stolen from his daughter, and in the process has several encounters with local hoods as well as the Miami Beach PD.
Writer:  Marvin H. Albert (novel), Richard L. Breen (screenplay)
Language:  English, Spanish    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Eyes of Annie Jones | Movie Details for Actor Richard Conte | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 61%  The Eyes of Annie Jones  73 min,  [Mystery, Drama]  [Reginald Le Borg]  [13 May 1964]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.1/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Francesca Annis, Joyce Carey, Myrtle Reed, Richard Conte
Plot:  Murder unfolds around a young girl who sleepwalks and talks while she does so.
Writer:  Henry Slesar (story), Louis Vittes
Language:  English    Country:  UK, USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Synanon | Movie Details for Actor Richard Conte | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 59%  Synanon  105 min,  APPROVED,  [Drama]  [Richard Quine]  [31 Aug 1967]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 5.9/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Alex Cord, Chuck Connors, Richard Conte, Stella Stevens
Plot:  This film chronicles the goings on at Synanon House, a rehabilitation center for people with all kinds of addictions. Chuck Dederich, a recovering alcoholic, founded and runs Synanon House.
Writer:  Ian Bernard (screenplay), Barry Oringer (story), S. Lee Pogostin (screenplay), S. Lee Pogostin (story)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
Assault on a Queen | Movie Details for Actor Richard Conte | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 56%  Assault on a Queen  106 min,  UNRATED,  [Adventure, Crime, Thriller]  [Jack Donohue]  [15 Jun 1966]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 5.6/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Anthony Franciosa, Frank Sinatra, Richard Conte, Virna Lisi
Plot:  A motley crew of treasure hunters plan to rob the cruise-liner RMS Queen Mary, using a recovered WW2 German submarine.
Writer:  Jack Finney (novel), Rod Serling (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Lady in Cement | Movie Details for Actor Richard Conte | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 54%  Lady in Cement  93 min,  R,  [Comedy, Crime, Drama]  [Gordon Douglas]  [20 Dec 1968]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 5.9/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 50%, External Reviews
Actors:  Frank Sinatra, Martin Gabel, Raquel Welch, Richard Conte
Plot:  During an ocean dive, Miami gumshoe Tony Rome finds a woman's body with its feet encased in a concrete block and sets-out to solve the murder case.
Writer:  Marvin H. Albert (novel), Marvin H. Albert (screenplay), Jack Guss (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia

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