The Lady Confesses

Mary Beth Hughes, about to be married to Hugh Beaumont, receives a visit from his previous wife, who was presumed dead. And then the woman is found murdered.


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The Lady Confesses is a 1945 American Film noir directed by Sam Newfield.

Plot summary

While on the verge of being divorced, Norma Craig disappears. Seven years later, when her husband, Larry Craig, plans to marry a girl Vicki McGuire, Norma returns and tells Vicki that she nor anybody else can marry Larry. Soon both the girl and her fiance find themselves mixed up with a crooked nightclub owner, gangsters and murder <></>


  • Mary Beth Hughes as Vicki McGuire
  • Hugh Beaumont as Larry Craig
  • Edmund MacDonald as Lucky Brandon
  • Claudia Drake as Lucile Compton
  • Emmett Vogan as Police Capt. Brown
  • Barbara Slater (actress) as Norma Craig
  • Edward Howard (actor) as Detective Harmon
  • Dewey Robinson as Steve


  • "Dance Close To Me, Darling" (Written by Robert Unger and Al Seaman)
  • "It's All Your Fault" (Written by Cindy Walker)
  • "It's A Fine Old World" (Written by Smith, Kuhstos and Blonder)

Category:1945 films
Category:American films
Category:Film noir
Category:American mystery films
Category:English-language films
Category:Black-and-white films
Category:Producers Releasing Corporation films


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