And Women Shall Weep (1960)

Genres - Crime, Drama  |   Run Time - 65 min.  |   Countries - UK, USA  |  
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Ruth Dunning plays a widow with two sons, one good, one bad. The bad one kills a pawnbroker, then begs Dunning to cover for him. She spends about three reels agonizing over the dilemma before she does the right thing. And Women Shall Weep is officially an Anglo-American co-production, but the "Britishness" of the whole affair dominates. Star Ruth Dunning was better known in Great Britain for her extensive work on television, often in similar tearjerkers.

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brother, child, decision, family, killing, mother, murder, pawnbroker, son, values, widow/widower