Rank: 100/100 in Top Movie 1950s – Pickup on South Street: How the law took a chance on a B-girl … and won!
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Movie Synopsis:
In New York City, an insolent pickpocket, Skip McCoy, inadvertently sets off a chain of events when he targets ex-prostitute Candy and steals her wallet. Unaware that she has been making deliveries of highly classified information to the communists, Candy, who has been trailed by FBI agents for months in hopes of nabbing the spy ringleader, is sent by her ex-boyfriend, Joey, to find Skip and retrieve the valuable microfilm he now holds.

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Movie details:

  • Original Title: Pickup on South Street
  • Original Language: en
  • Release Date: 1953-05-27
  • Category 1 (Type): Movie 1950s
  • Category 2 (Genres): Drama Movie, Thriller Movie, Crime Movie
  • Category 3 (Year): Movie 1953
  • Adult: FALSE
  • Status: Released
  • Studios (Production Companies): 20th Century Fox
  • Production Countries: United States of America
  • Budget: $780,000.00
  • Revenue: $0.00
  • Running Time: 80 minutes
  • Director: Samuel Fuller
  • Actors: Richard Widmark, Jean Peters, Thelma Ritter, Murvyn Vye, Richard Kiley
  • YB100 views Counts: 65.00
  • YB100 Likes: 4.00
  • Popularity: 7.26
  • Vote Count: 130.00
  • Vote Average: 7.5

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