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103 Ratings


Directed by John Cromwell
United States, 1950
Crime, Drama, Film noir


Caged, considered the best woman’s prison film ever made, represents a union between realistic socially conscious drama and the more stylized world of film noir.

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Caged Directed by John Cromwell

Awards & Festivals

Venice Film Festival

1950 | 2 wins including: Best Actress (International Award)

Academy Awards

1951 | 3 nominations including: Best Actress in a Leading Role

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