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Basics Critics:72Viewers:74Rusty:77
Category: Crime, Drama, Mystery/Noir/ThrillerNotable as: Film noirSub-Category: Film noir, Spy film, Thriller, Black-and-white, Political thriller, Political drama, DramaNarrative location: New York City, New YorkRuntime: 77 - 80 minutesColor: black-and-white filmLanguage: EnglishCountry: United StatesDirector: Samuel FullerScreenwriter: Samuel FullerMusic: Leigh HarlineCinematography: Joseph MacDonaldStars: Richard Widmark, Jean Peters, Thelma Ritter, Richard Kiley, Murvyn Vye, Willis Bouchey, Milburn StoneProducer: 20th Century FoxAward nominations: Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress (Thelma Ritter)Award details: (details at IMDb)

Pickup on South Street is a Cold War spy film noir written and directed by Samuel Fuller and released by the 20th Century Fox studio. The film stars Richard Widmark, Jean Peters and Thelma Ritter. This movie was screened at Venice Film Festival in 1953.

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