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D.O.A. (1949)  link to D.O.A. on IMDb  

Number: 3126

poster D.O.A.

IMDb Rating:
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7.3/10 (10553 votes)

Country: USA, 83 minutes

Spoken Languages: English

Genre(s): Thriller, Drama, Mystery, Film-Noir

Director(s): Rudolph Maté

Video Codec: Unknown

Small-town accountant Frank Bigelow goes to San Francisco for a week's fun prior to settling down with fiancée Paula. After a night on the town, he wakes up with more than just a hangover; doctors tell him he's been given a "luminous toxin" with no antidote and has, at most, a week to live! Not knowing who did it or why, Bigelow embarks on a frantic odyssey to find his own murderer.

Tagline: A picture as excitingly different as its title!


photo Edmond O'Brien Edmond O'Brien Frank Bigelow
photo Pamela Britton Pamela Britton Paula Gibson
photo Luther Adler Luther Adler Majak
photo Beverly Garland Beverly Garland Miss Foster
photo Neville Brand Neville Brand Chester

Medium: Unknown,

Loaned: No

Aspect ratio: 4:3