Don't Bother to Knock

Don't Bother to Knock

Don't Bother to Knock

Don't Bother To Knock Synopsis

Jed, an airline pilot, (Widmark) is resting in a hotel when he notices Nell (Monroe), a young woman babysitting for a wealthy couple. As Jed gets to know Nell better he realises that the woman is not as stable as perhaps she should be. A unique thriller featuring a rare dramatic performance from Monroe, illustrating a broader range than most people might expect..

Rated NR

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March 04, 2017 by

Nell Forbes was by far the darkest and most volatile character Marilyn Monroe had ever portrayed in her entire career. Written by Daniel Taradash and directed by Roy Ward Baker, Don't Bother To Knock - a chilling and uncommonly masterful film noir thriller - giv... Read More

Don't Bother To Knock Casts

Richard Widmark
Richard Widmark

Jed Towers

Marilyn Monroe
Marilyn Monroe

Nell Forbes

Anne Bancroft
Anne Bancroft

Lyn Lesley

Donna Corcoran
Donna Corcoran

Bunny Jones

Jeanne Cagney
Jeanne Cagney

Rochelle

Lurene Tuttle
Lurene Tuttle

Ruth Jones