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Don Birnam, a long-time alcoholic, has been sober for ten days and appears to be over the worst... but his craving has just become more insidious. Evading a country weekend planned by his brother and girlfriend, he begins a four-day bender that just might be his last - one way or another.

MPAA Rating NR

Status Released

Release Date 1945-11-29

Runtime 101 minutes

Budget $1.3m

Revenue $11m


TMDB 7.7


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