Stop, You're Killing Me

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There was also a Two Ronnies mini-series of this name.
Stop, You're Killing Me
Stop Youre Killing Me-1953-poster.jpg
1953 Theatrical Poster
Directed by Roy Del Ruth
Written by James O'Hanlon
Starring Broderick Crawford
Music by Ray Heindorf
Cinematography Ted D. McCord
Edited by Owen Marks
Distributed by Warner Bros.
Release dates
  • December 10, 1952 (1952-12-10) (New York City)
  • January 17, 1953 (1953-01-17) (General release)
Running time 86 min.
Country United States
Language English

Stop, You're Killing Me is a 1952 film directed by Roy Del Ruth. It stars Broderick Crawford and Claire Trevor.[1]


The surprise appearance of four corpses interferes with a beer baron's plans to crash high society.


Production notes[edit]

  • Production Dates: mid-Jun--late Aug 1952

Based on the play A Slight Case of Murder by Damon Runyon and Howard Lindsay. Warner Bros. previously had adapted Damon Runyon and Howard Lindsay's play into a 1938 film, under the play's title starring Edward G. Robinson and directed by Lloyd Bacon.


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