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3.6
19 Ratings

Quicksand

Directed by Irving Pichel
United States, 1950
Film noir

Synopsis

Military psychiatrist Bill Turner just met the woman of his dreams, Randi. Unfortunately, Randi is one of his new patients and happens to be the general’s daughter.

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Quicksand Directed by Irving Pichel

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  • El Biffo's rating of the film Quicksand

    The screenshot is right but the synopsis in the MUBi database is all wrong. Here's the set-up: Mickey Rooney is a shmuck working as a mechanic in an auto garage. He sees a knock-out dame, played by Jimmy Cagney's sister, Jeanne, and can't help but put the make on her. After she agrees to go out with him, he realizes he hasn't got any dough. So he "borrows" it from the till. One thing leads to another and Peter Lorre