Make Haste to Live Poster

Release Date: 1954

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 30 min

Plot Summary
Crystal Benson (Dorothy McGuire), a small-town newspaper owner, fears her former husband, Steve Blackford (Stephen McNally), is stalking her. In flashbacks, Crystal relates her secret past: While young, she marries charismatic mobster Steve. When he grows increasingly violent, Crystal runs away and assumes a new identity. When a prostitute accidentally dies in Steve's house and Crystal cannot be found, he's jailed for her murder. Now, having served his time, Steve comes to town for revenge.

Cast: Dorothy McGuire, Stephen McNally, Mary Murphy

Director: William Seiter

Genres: Thriller

Keywords: Revenge, Suspenseful, Office, 1950s, Marriage, Transformation, House, Pursuit, 1930s, Daughter, Small town