Not Wanted (1949)

Not Wanted


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First love leads to unexpected responsibilities and difficult decisions in this well-crafted drama. Sally Kelton (Sally Forrest) is a free-spirited young woman who is chafing at the restrictions of living at home with her folks and wants to make something of herself. One evening after work, she stops for a drink with some friends and meets Steve Ryan (Leo Penn), a charming but cynical piano player. Sally falls for Steve in a big way and they embark on a brief romance, but Steve regards Sally as … More

Rating: Unrated
Genre: Drama , Classics
Directed By: ,
Written By: Ida Lupino , Paul Jarrico
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On DVD: Nov 11, 1997


as Sally Kelton

as Steve Ryan

as Drew Baxter

as Mrs. Kelton

as Mr. Kelton

as Mrs. Stone

as Miss James

as Infant's Mother

as Patrolman

as Dr. Williams

as Assistant District A...

as Rev. Culbertson

as Delivery Room Doctor
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Full Review… | August 8, 2006
New York Times
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Full Review… | January 10, 2004
Chicago Reader
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May 30, 2001
AV Club
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A well-intentioned candid melodrama about an unwed mother's plight.

Full Review… | April 6, 2005
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August 22, 2005

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