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Film: D.O.A.
aka: Do A

Frank Bigelow: I'd like to report a murder.
Captain: Sit down. Where was this murder committed?
Frank Bigelow: San Francisco, last night.
Captain: Who was murdered?
Frank Bigelow: I was.

D.O.A., or Dead On Arrival, is a 1950 Film Noir drama about a man named Frank Bigelow, who must frantically try to find out who wants him dead through poisoning- and why. The plot speeds as Frank recounts his past events to the police to get help. Download the movie here.

A remake starring Dennis Quaid was released in 1988.

If you're looking for the fighting game, see Dead or Alive.

This film provides examples of:

CharadePublic Domain Feature FilmsDementia 13
Deep RisingCreator/Mill Creek EntertainmentDuets
Destination MoonFilms of the 1950sThe Gunfighter
CruisingCreator/United ArtistsDollars Trilogy
Southern GentlemanImageSource/Live-Action FilmsFilm Noir
Sunset BoulevardFilm NoirNight and the City
Popeye the Sailor Meets Sindbad the SailorUsefulNotes/National Film RegistrySeven Brides for Seven Brothers

alternative title(s): DOA; Dead On Arrival
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