Girl in the News Girl in the News

An elderly lady manages to sneak some pills away from her nurse and dies of an overdose. The nurse is tried for murder and acquitted. Some time later the nurse, under a new name and identity, cares for a patient who also dies of an overdose. When her real identity comes out, suspicions fly.

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Curated | Film Noir | Worldwide | Classic | 1940-1965 | Master List

A work in progress, with many films still to add. Corrections are always welcome, email is preferred: kevin@royalbooks.com.

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