Don't Bother to Knock Poster

Release Date: February 3rd, 1998

DVD Release Date: May 14th, 2002

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 16 min

Plot Summary
Pilot Jed Towers (Richard Widmark) encounters the beautiful Nell Forbes (Marilyn Monroe) while staying at a hotel in New York City. Jed pursues Nell, initially thinking she's a woman of means, but comes to learn that she is actually a babysitter when her child charge, Bunny Jones (Donna Corcoran), interrupts a conversation between the two. Soon Jed becomes worried about Nell's mental stability when it appears the woman is physically threatening Bunny.

Cast: Richard Widmark, Marilyn Monroe, Anne Bancroft, Donna Corcoran, Jeanne Cagney, Lurene Tuttle, Elisha Cook Jr., Jim Backus

Director: Roy Ward Baker

Genres: Drama

Keywords: Suspenseful, Transformation, Temptation, New York City, Rescue, Revenge, 1950s, Hotel