The Accused1949

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The Accused
Directed by:
William Dieterle

"The Accused" (also known as "Vergewaltigt", "Frau in Notwehr", "Strange Deception") is a Drama/Film-noir film directed by William Dieterle, released in the USA on January 14 of 1949 . Loretta Young and Robert Cummings are starring, alongside Wendell Corey, Sam Jaffe, Douglas Dick and Suzanne Dalbert.

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Who directed "The Accused":

The Accused was directed by William Dieterle, a German director, actor, producer, and writer.

Before directing The Accused, William Dieterle had directed Portrait of Jennie, released in 1948, Duel in the Sun (1946), This Love of Ours (1945), Love Letters (1945), I'll Be Seeing You (1944), and Kismet (1944). Since, he directed September Affair, released in 1950, Dark City (1950), Peking Express (1951), Red Mountain (1951), Boots Malone (1952), and The Turning Point (1952).

When was "The Accused" released:

The Accused was initially released on Friday, January 14, 1949, in the United States.. This was seventy (70) years ago.

It has been released on Tuesday, April 11, 1950 in Germany.

What is the cast of "The Accused":

At the casting of The Accused we find Loretta Young, previously seen in Rachel and the Stranger (1948) and The Bishop's Wife (1947); Robert Cummings (Sleep, My Love (1948), The Lost Moment (1947)); Wendell Corey (Sorry, Wrong Number (1948), The Search (1948)) [ more... ]

  • Wendell Corey and Suzanne Dalbert also appeared in Sorry, Wrong Number, released in 1948.
  • Francis Pierlot and Ann Doran also appeared together in Roughly Speaking, released in 1945.
  • Mickey Knox and Wendell Corey also appeared in Any Number Can Play, released in 1949.

What is the Storyline of "The Accused":

Wilma Tuttle (Young) is college professor who arouses the sexual interest of her student Bill Perry (Douglas Dick). When Perry tries to rape Tuttle, she beats him to death with a tire iron. She covers up her crime by making it seem as though Perry was killed while diving into the sea from a precipitous cliff. As she follows the police investigation of Perry's death, Wilma realizes that she'll never be able to escape her conscience, especially when she falls in love with Warren Ford (Cummings), the dead [...]

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