I Want to Live! (1958)

Barbara Graham is a woman with dubious moral standards, often a guest in seedy bars. She has been sentenced for some petty crimes. Two men she knows murder an older woman. When they get caught they start to think that Barbara has helped the police arresting them. As a revenge they tell the police that Barbara is the murderer.

Directing:
  • Robert Wise

Writing:
  • Nelson Gidding
  • Don Mankiewicz
  • Ed Montgomery

Stars:
Release Date: 1958-11-18
themoviedb icon 6.9/10
  • Country: US
  • Language: English
  • Runtime: 120
Susan Hayward
Susan Hayward
Barbara Graham
Peter Breck
Peter Breck
Ben Miranda (uncredited)
Olive Blakeney
Olive Blakene...
Corona Warden (uncredited)
Bartlett Robinson
Bartlett Robi...
District Attorney Milton
Raymond Bailey
Raymond Baile...
San Quentin Warden
Philip Coolidge
Philip Coolid...
Emmett Perkins
Theodore Bikel
Theodore Bike...
Carl G.G. Palmberg
Gage Clarke
Gage Clarke
Attorney Richard G. Tibrow
Gavin MacLeod
Gavin MacLeod
Police Lt.
Simon Oakland
Simon Oakland
Edward S. 'Ed' Montgomery
John Marley
John Marley
Father Devers
Stafford Repp
Stafford Repp
Police Sgt.
Russell Thorson
Russell Thors...
San Quentin Sgt.
Dabbs Greer
Dabbs Greer
San Quentin Capt.
Jack Weston
Jack Weston
NCO at Party (uncredited)
Virginia Vincent
Virginia Vinc...
Peg
Wesley Lau
Wesley Lau
Henry L. Graham
Lou Krugman
Lou Krugman
John R. 'Jack' Santo
James Philbrook
James Philbro...
Bruce King
Joe De Santis
Joe De Santis
Al Matthews
Gertrude Flynn
Gertrude Flyn...
San Quentin Matron
Alice Backes
Alice Backes
Barbara, San Quentin Nurse
Wendell Holmes
Wendell Holme...
Detective
Shelly Manne
Shelly Manne
Jazz Combo Member
John George
John George
Courtroom Spectator (uncredited)
Paul Bradley
Paul Bradley
Reporter (uncredited)
Hope Summers
Hope Summers
Ethel - Policewoman on Bus (uncredited)
Noble
Noble "Kid" C...
Guard (uncredited)
Brett Halsey
Brett Halsey
Sailor at party (uncredited)
Gene Roth
Gene Roth
Eric (uncredited)
Rusty Lane
Rusty Lane
Judge (uncredited)
Dennis Cross
Dennis Cross
Bar Patron (uncredited)
Noble 'Kid' Chissell
Noble 'Kid' C...
Guard (uncredited)
Charles Fredericks
Charles Frede...
Sucker at Card Game (uncredited)