I want to live! [DVD](based on Goodreads ratings)
Genre Fiction films.
Bib Id 2457378
Description 1 videodisc (121 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
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I want to live! [DVD]
1 videodisc (121 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
Form of Work
Based on newspaper articles by Ed Montgomery, and the letters of Barbara Graham.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1958.
Bonus features include trailers.
Photography, Lionel Lindon ; editor, William Hornbeck ; music, John Mandel.
Susan Hayward (Barbara Graham), Simon Oakland (Ed Montgomery), Virginia Vincent (Peg), Theodore Bikel (Carl Palmberg), Wesley Lau (Henry Graham), Philip Coolidge, Lou Krugman, James Philbrook, Gage Clark, John Marley, Marion Marshall.
Arrested for fatally beating an elderly widow, Barbara Graham at first goads the police, refusing to answer their questions. But when an alleged accomplice turns state's evidence, Graham insists that she is innocent. Condemned by the press and the public, Graham is found guilty of murder and sentenced to die in the gas chamber. With her execution date getting near, Graham desperately attempts to expose the truth and save her life against all odds.
DVD, NTSC, region 1, anamorphic widescreen.
In English with optional English subtitles.
Academy Awards, 1958: Best actress (Susan Hayward).