Forbidden (1953)

Director
Rudolph Maté

Main cast
Tony Curtis; Joanne Dru; Lyle Bettger; Marvin Miller; Victor Sen Yung

Genres
Drama, Crime

Description
Forbidden bears traces of several earlier film noirs, with Tony Curtis filling the shoes vacated by the likes of Alan Ladd, Dick Powell and Robert Mitchum. Curtis acquits himself very nicely as a small-time hood sent to Macao by gangster Lyle Bettger to locate Joanne Dru, the widow of another gangster.


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