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Black Widow
Directed by:
Nunnally Johnson

Directed by Nunnally Johnson, "Black Widow" (also known as "Agente sconosciuto, L'", "Spinne, Die", "Amante sconosciuta, L'") is a Drama/Mystery film, released in the USA on October 28 of 1954 , starring Ginger Rogers, Van Heflin, Gene Tierney, George Raft, Peggy Ann Garner and Reginald Gardiner.

An electrifying drama about a predatory female!

Who is the director of "Black Widow":

Black Widow was directed by Nunnally Johnson, an American writer, producer, and director.

Before directing Black Widow, Nunnally Johnson had directed Night People, released in 1954. Since, he directed The Man in the Gray Flannel Suit, released in 1956, Oh, Men! Oh, Women! (1957), The Three Faces of Eve (1957), The Man Who Understood Women (1959), The Angel Wore Red (1960).

What was the release date of "Black Widow":

Black Widow was first released in the United States on Thursday, October 28, 1954. Also released on Thursday, October 28, 1954 has been The Black Knight (dir. Tay Garnett). This was sixty-five (65) years ago.

It has been released on Friday, March 25, 1955 in Germany.

Who is at the casting of "Black Widow":

At the casting of Black Widow we find Ginger Rogers, previously seen in Forever Female (1953) and Monkey Business (1952); Van Heflin (Woman's World (1954), The Raid (1954)); Gene Tierney (The Egyptian (1954), Personal Affair (1953)) [ more... ]

  • Reginald Gardiner and Gene Tierney also worked together in Sundown, released in 1941.
  • Peggy Ann Garner and Skip Homeier also worked together in The Big Cat, released in 1949.
  • Peggy Ann Garner and George Raft can be seen in Nob Hill, released in 1945.
  • Gene Tierney and Reginald Gardiner also worked together in That Wonderful Urge, released in 1948.

What is the Storyline of "Black Widow":

Nancy Ordway (Peggy Ann Garner) is an aspiring writer hoping to make it big in New York at the expense of everyone around her, including Broadway producer Peter Denver (Van Heflin), who reluctantly lets her use his apartment to work during the day. When Peter's wife Iris (Gene Tierney) comes home from a trip to find Nancy dead in the bathroom, the assigned detective, Lt. Bruce (George Raft), soon realizes this assumed suicide is more likely a murder. Everyone Ordway knew is suddenly a suspect while a series [...]

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