Wife Wanted (Shadow of Blackmail) (1946) - Rotten Tomatoes

Wife Wanted (Shadow of Blackmail) (1946)





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In this crime drama, a fading movie star plays a similar character in her farewell film, a B crime-drama about a lonely-hearts club that masks a racketeering operation.


Kay Francis
as Carole Raymond
Paul Cavanagh
as Jeffrey Caldwell
Robert Shayne
as Bill Tyler
Veda Ann Borg
as Nola Reed
Teala Loring
as Mildred Hayes
John Gallaudet
as Lee Kirby
Barton Yarborough
as Walter Desmond
Selmer Jackson
as Lowell Cornell
Bert Roach
as Arthur Mayfield
Jonathan Hale
as Philip Conway
Selmar Jackson
as Lowell Cornell
Buddy Gorman
as Newsboy
Shelby Payne
as Secretary
Mabel Todd
as Florist
Tim Ryan
as Bartender
Barbara Woodell
as Miss Sheldon
Margo Woode
as Miss Sheldon
Maurice Prince
as Messenger
Bob Alden
as Messenger
Edgar Hayes
as Pianist (uncredited)
Elaine Lange
as Mrs. Wiley (uncredited)
George Carleton
as Arthur Mayfield (uncredited)
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Superficial social conscience exploitative film.

Full Review… | January 29, 2015
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