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Kiss Me Deadly

One evening, private detective Mike Hammer (Ralph Meeker) picks up a strange woman, Christina (Cloris Leachman), who's standing on the highway wearing only a trench coat. They're stopped farther on by strangers who knock out Mike and murder Christina. Although warned not to investigate by the police, Mike and his girlfriend and assistant, Velda (Maxine Cooper), become ensnared in a dark plot involving scientist Dr. Soberin (Albert Dekker) and Christina's terrified roommate, Lily (Gaby Rodgers).

Release Date

May 18, 1955

Running Time

106 minutes

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Ralph Meeker

Ralph Meeker

Albert Dekker

Albert Dekker

Paul Stewart

Paul Stewart

Juano Hernandez

Juano Hernandez


Director Robert Aldrich

Screenplay A. I. Bezzerides, Robert Aldrich (uncredited)

Producer Robert Aldrich

Cinematography Ernest Laszlo

Editing Michael Luciano

Music Frank De Vol

Distributor United Artists

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