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      Let No Man Write My Epitaph

      1960 1h 46m Drama List
      Reviews 60% Audience Score Fewer than 50 Ratings Nick Romano (James Darren) lives in a poor tenement building on the south side of Chicago with his well-meaning but drug-addicted mother, Nellie (Shelley Winters). She encourages him to pursue his piano-playing talent in hopes that it will bring him a better life. Nellie's neighbors, like the alcoholic ex-lawyer (Burl Ives) who secretly loves her, help her in keeping Nick away from Louie, the resident drug dealer. But a chance meeting between Nick and Louie could change things forever. Read More Read Less

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      mary b I watched it years ago and i thought it was areally great drama loved Shelly winters and James Darrin' s performace was so heart felt just loved this movie i wish it was easier to find to watch and enjoy i would recommend it anyone. Rated 4.5 out of 5 stars 04/26/23 Full Review Read all reviews
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      Synopsis Nick Romano (James Darren) lives in a poor tenement building on the south side of Chicago with his well-meaning but drug-addicted mother, Nellie (Shelley Winters). She encourages him to pursue his piano-playing talent in hopes that it will bring him a better life. Nellie's neighbors, like the alcoholic ex-lawyer (Burl Ives) who secretly loves her, help her in keeping Nick away from Louie, the resident drug dealer. But a chance meeting between Nick and Louie could change things forever.
      Director
      Philip Leacock
      Producer
      Boris D. Kaplan
      Screenwriter
      Robert Presnell Jr.
      Production Co
      Columbia Pictures Corporation
      Genre
      Drama
      Original Language
      English
      Runtime
      1h 46m