The Damned Don't Cry
The Damned Don't Cry (1950)

A woman's desire to rise above her drab lower-middle-class life takes her down the road to destruction in this gripping crime melodrama. The story opens as she cowers insider her old home, fearing the inevitable arrival of the murderous… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: May 7, 1950
DVD Release Date: June 14, 2005
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Jeremiah Kipp
Slant Magazine

Like the star in question, this diva showcase knows what it is and what it's good at.

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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

Joan Crawford gives a solid performance as the gangster's moll who discovers when it's too late that she took the wrong path.

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Nicki Marie
Not my favourite, but still pretty good. It did seem to me, as mentioned by another reviewer here, that she seemed a little old here for the part. That's… More
jay nixon
good lurid melodrama if thats what you're looking for, you found it!!
Veronique Kwak
"the damned don't cry" is the ultimate epitome of joan crawford's irreconcilable womanhood in its hybridized maximum: ghetto mother's… More
Randy Tippy
Being the Joan Crawford detractor that I am it would be easy for me to point out that this film was initially intended to feature a 19 year old actress, and… More