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988 Ratings

The Naked City

Directed by Jules Dassin
United States, 1948
Crime, Drama, Film noir


When a young model is murdered, a veteran cop is placed in charge of the case and sets out to track down the killer.

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The Naked City Directed by Jules Dassin

Awards & Festivals

Venice Film Festival

2018 | Venice Classics

Academy Awards

1949 | 2 wins including: Best Cinematography, Black-and-White

1949 | Nominee: Best Writing, Motion Picture Story

BAFTA Awards

1949 | Nominee: Best Film from any Source

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