Woman on the Run
Woman on the Run (1950)

Though it is Ross Elliot who witnesses a gangland rubout in Woman on the Run, the film is told from the point of view of Elliot's wife, played by Anne Sheridan. When Elliot goes into hiding, the police approach Sheridan and ask her aid… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: November 29, 1950
DVD Release Date: January 25, 2005
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Critic Score: 80% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
TIME Magazine

The picture's attempt to dovetail its marital problem with its manhunt makes for a promising story skeleton; unfortunately, it has been fleshed out with a minimum of imagination.

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Nick Schager
Lessons of Darkness

A superb showcase for Sheridan.

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Bosley Crowther
New York Times

Woman on the Run will not win prizes but it does make crime enjoyable.

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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

Superb white-knuckler film noir.

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TV Guide

Woman on the Run was shot on location in San Francisco, and the city is smartly utilized.

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Flixster Audience Score: 80% Flixster User Reviews
jay nixon
Wonderfully tough little known noir with a terrifically tense climax.
Stella Dallas
great poster, great film, great role for ann sheridan as a tough talking dame with a well hidden heart of gold. this is a really underseen noir and it's on… More
Bruce Bruce
A great Black & White Suspense Film, I came upon it because its on a list of Ross Elliott Films, He doesn't play a big part, but the actors that do are… More