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Pickup on South Street


Richard Widmark, Jean Peters, Thelma Ritter, Murvyn Vye


Samuel Fuller (Director), Samuel Fuller (Screenplay) View All

Released: May 29th, 1953
Runtime: 1 hour, 20 minutes
A pickpocket unwittingly lifts a message destined for enemy agents and becomes a target for a Communist spy ring.

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Citizen Rules
Meanwhile the FBI and police are looking for Skip and the hot film too. Pickup on South Street is a classic film noir, one that should not be missed. It contains what might be some of the best acting in a film noir.