The Depraved (1957 film)

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The Depraved
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Directed byPaul Dickson
Written by Brian Clemens
Produced by
Cinematography James Wilson (as Jimmy Wilson)
Edited byVera Campbell
Music by Albert Elms
Release date
Running time
70 minutes
CountryUnited Kingdom

The Depraved is a 1957 British crime film. [1] [2]


Laura is married to drunken, abusive Tom, and begins an affair with U.S. army officer, Dave. She persuades the Captain to help her murder her husband, contriving his death to look like the result of his drunk driving. However, a nosy policeman, Inspector Flynn, becomes suspicious, and soon the lovers' crafty scheme becomes their own nightmare.



Critical reception

TV Guide wrote, "the title promises something more lurid than another B murder-mystery with an American leading man, but that's all this is." [3]

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  3. "The Depraved".