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The Naked City
Directed by:
Jules Dassin

Starring Barry Fitzgerald, Howard Duff, Dorothy Hart, Don Taylor, Frank Conroy and Ted de Corsia, "The Naked City" (also known as "Nackte Stadt, Die", "Città nuda, La", "Stadt ohne Maske") is a Crime/Film-noir/Mystery/Drama film directed by Jules Dassin, released on March 04 of 1948 in the USA.

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Who directed "The Naked City":

The Naked City was directed by Jules Dassin, an American director, writer, producer, and actor.

Before making The Naked City, Jules Dassin had directed Brute Force, released in 1947, A Letter for Evie (1946), Two Smart People (1946), The Canterville Ghost (1944), Reunion in France (1942), and The Affairs of Martha (1942). Since, he directed The Law, released in 1959, Pote tin Kyriaki (1960), Phaedra (1962), Topkapi (1964), 10:30 P.M. Summer (1966), and Up Tight! (1968).

What was the release date of "The Naked City":

The Naked City was first released on Thursday, March 04, 1948, in the United States.. This was seventy-one (71) years ago.

It has been released on Friday, May 13, 1949 in France; Tuesday, November 29, 1949 in Germany; Saturday, July 02, 1949 in Italy and on Friday, December 17, 1948 in Japan.

What is the casting of "The Naked City":

At the casting of The Naked City we find Barry Fitzgerald, previously seen in Variety Girl (1947) and California (1946); Howard Duff (Brute Force (1947)); Dorothy Hart (The Exile (1947), Down to Earth (1947)) [ more... ]

  • Ted de Corsia and Adelaide Klein also worked together in The Enforcer, released in 1951.

What is the Storyline of "The Naked City":

The film opens at about 1:00 A.M. on a hot summer night in New York City. Producer Mark Hellinger's voice narrates the film. Two men are shown subduing and killing Jean Dexter, a blonde model, by knocking her out with chloroform, strangling her, and then drowning her in a bathtub. Cross-cutting is used to show what is happening to the other main characters at the same time: Dr. Stoneman (House Jameson) hosts a party for the beautiful and wealthy; homicide detective Lt. Dan Muldoon (Barry Fitzgerald) is [...]

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