History Film / IWantToLive

24th Jan '16 8:30:19 PM Prfnoff
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'''''I Want to Live!''''' is a 1958 FilmNoir directed by Creator/RobertWise, based on the ([[VeryLooselyBasedOnATrueStory sort of]]) true story of HookerWithAHeartOfGold Barbara Graham and her failed endeavor to give up a life of crime, ultimately ending up on trial for murder.

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'''''I ''I Want to Live!''''' Live!'' is a 1958 FilmNoir directed by Creator/RobertWise, based on the ([[VeryLooselyBasedOnATrueStory sort of]]) true story of HookerWithAHeartOfGold Barbara Graham and her failed endeavor to give up a life of crime, ultimately ending up on trial for murder.
5th Jan '16 11:44:06 PM Mdumas43073
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5th Jan '16 11:43:55 PM Mdumas43073
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''I Want to Live!'' is a 1958 FilmNoir directed by Creator/RobertWise, based on the ([[VeryLooselyBasedOnATrueStory sort of]]) true story of HookerWithAHeartOfGold Barbara Graham and her failed endeavor to give up a life of crime, ultimately ending up on trial for murder.

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''I '''''I Want to Live!'' Live!''''' is a 1958 FilmNoir directed by Creator/RobertWise, based on the ([[VeryLooselyBasedOnATrueStory sort of]]) true story of HookerWithAHeartOfGold Barbara Graham and her failed endeavor to give up a life of crime, ultimately ending up on trial for murder.
26th Dec '15 4:46:46 AM Morgenthaler
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* CatapultNightmare
* DeadManWriting: [[spoiler: Or woman, rather.]]
* DeadpanSnarker: Barbara.
* DeathRow
* DownerEnding: [[spoiler: She dies.]]

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* %%* DeadManWriting: [[spoiler: Or woman, rather.]]
* %%* DeadpanSnarker: Barbara.
* %%* DeathRow
* %%* DownerEnding: [[spoiler: She dies.]]



* ExcitedShowTitle

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* FilmNoir
* FreudianExcuse: She came from a broken family.
* GasChamber
* GirlsBehindBars: Noticeably averted.

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* %%* FreudianExcuse: She came from a broken family.
* %%* GasChamber
* %%* GirlsBehindBars: Noticeably averted.



* MiscarriageOfJustice
* NoHonorAmongThieves

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* VeryLooselyBasedOnATrueStory

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5th Jul '15 5:44:25 PM Mdumas43073
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''I Want to Live!'' is a 1958 FilmNoir based on the ([[VeryLooselyBasedOnATrueStory sort of]]) true story of HookerWithAHeartOfGold Barbara Graham and her failed endeavor to give up a life of crime, ultimately ending up on trial for murder.

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''I Want to Live!'' is a 1958 FilmNoir directed by Creator/RobertWise, based on the ([[VeryLooselyBasedOnATrueStory sort of]]) true story of HookerWithAHeartOfGold Barbara Graham and her failed endeavor to give up a life of crime, ultimately ending up on trial for murder.
20th May '15 4:01:15 PM nombretomado
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Other than that, best known for the fact that it earned actress Susan Hayward an [[AcademyAward Oscar]] for Best Actress in the starring role.



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Other than that, best known for the fact that it earned actress Susan Hayward an [[AcademyAward [[UsefulNotes/AcademyAward Oscar]] for Best Actress in the starring role.


18th May '15 3:01:51 PM Bootlebat
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* HistoricalVillainDowngrade: Barbara is portrayed as a lot more sympathetic than she was in real life.
1st Sep '12 6:50:56 PM Bookyangel2438
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* DeadpanSnarker: Barbara

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* DeadpanSnarker: BarbaraBarbara.



* DutchAngle: In the bar scene in the beginning, to convey an unbalanced and disorienting feeling

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* DutchAngle: In the bar scene in the beginning, to convey an unbalanced and disorienting feelingfeeling.



* FreudianExcuse: She came from a broken family

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* FreudianExcuse: She came from a broken familyfamily.



* GirlsBehindBars: Noticeably averted

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* GirlsBehindBars: Noticeably avertedaverted.



* InkblotTest: She gets tested by the psychologist

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* InkblotTest: She gets tested by the psychologistpsychologist like this.



* ReallyGetsAround: Subverted in regard to Barbara: A guy says he thought that there was "no such thing as not your type," and she says, "Till I met ''you."'' Zing!

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* ReallyGetsAround: Subverted in regard to Barbara: A guy says he thought that there was "no such thing as not your type," and she says, "Till I met ''you."'' ''" Zing!



* TheStoolPigeon: Her cohorts frame her because they suspect she'd try to frame ''them.'' Lots of truly guilty people get off for helping to build the case against her. She MiscarriageOfJustice above.

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* TheStoolPigeon: Her cohorts frame her because they suspect she'd try to frame ''them.'' Lots of truly guilty people get off for helping to build the case against her. She See MiscarriageOfJustice above.




29th Aug '12 3:06:28 PM ccoa
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* AcceptableFeminineGoals: She wants to get out of crime to raise a family.
13th Apr '12 5:05:22 PM condottiera
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* DownerEnding: [[spoiler: She dies.]]
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