Born to Be Bad1950

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Born to Be Bad
Directed by:
Nicholas Ray

Starring Joan Fontaine, Robert Ryan, Zachary Scott, Joan Leslie, Mel Ferrer and Harold Vermilyea, "Born to Be Bad" (also known as "Seduttrice, La", "Bed of Roses", "Christabel Caine") is a Film-noir/Drama film directed by Nicholas Ray, released on August 27 of 1950 in the USA.

Baby-faced Savage in a jungle of intrigue!

Who is the director of "Born to Be Bad":

Born to Be Bad was directed by Nicholas Ray, an American director, writer, and actor.

Before making Born to Be Bad, Nicholas Ray had directed Knock on Any Door, released in 1949. Since, he directed Flying Leathernecks, released in 1951, The Racket (1951), On Dangerous Ground (1952), The Lusty Men (1952), Androcles and the Lion (1952), and Johnny Guitar (1954).

When was "Born to Be Bad" released:

Born to Be Bad was initially released on Sunday, August 27, 1950, in the United States.. This was sixty-nine (69) years ago.

Who is at the casting of "Born to Be Bad":

At the casting of Born to Be Bad we find Joan Fontaine, previously seen in Kiss the Blood Off My Hands (1948) and You Gotta Stay Happy (1948); Robert Ryan (The Secret Fury (1950), Caught (1949)); Zachary Scott (Colt .45 (1950), Shadow on the Wall (1950)) [ more... ]

  • Irving Bacon and Bess Flowers, Hazel Boyne can be seen in Here Comes the Groom, released in 1951.
  • Zachary Scott, Joan Leslie and Bess Flowers have all also be seen in Hollywood Canteen, released in 1944.
  • Robert Ryan, Dick Ryan and Hazel Boyne can be seen in The Secret Fury, released in 1950.

What is the Storyline of "Born to Be Bad":

Donna Foster works for publisher John Caine. She agrees to have his niece, Christabel, live with her in San Francisco while attending business school.

Christabel proves to be a scheming, socially ambitious woman. She flirts with Donna's fiance, the wealthy Curtis Carey, at a party for Donna's friend, painter Gabriel Broome. She also attracts the interest of aspiring author Nick Bradley.

While having her portrait done by Broome, a call from Curtis brings her eagerly to a jeweler, only to [...]

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