Pickup
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Pickup
In this crime melodrama, a middle-aged widower picks up a tart and to her boasts about his large savings account. Soon they are married even though the trampy woman despises him. Her ill-concealed dislike causes the man to become hearing impaired. The hapless half-deaf husband soon finds himself the target of a murder conspiracy between the conniving wife and her lover who decide they will "accidentally" run him over with a car. Fortunately, at the last minute, the yellow-bellied lover turns chicken and only knocks the older husband down causing a remarkable recovery resulting in his… More

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"Loved the film for its lurid noir-like atmosphere and the blunt way the loser characters were portrayed."
‑ Dennis Schwartz, Ozus' World Movie Reviews
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