About the film
based on a true story noir ex-con wrongful conviction on the lam
You Only Live Once
Release Date: January 23, 1937
|Production Companies||:||Walter Wanger Productions|
|Writers||:||C. Graham Baker, Gene Towne|
Based partially on the story of Bonnie and Clyde, Eddie Taylor is an ex-convict who cannot get a break after being released from prison. When he is framed for murder, Taylor is forced to flee with his wife Joan Graham and baby. While escaping prison after being sentenced to death, Taylor becomes a real murderer, condemning himself and Joan to a life of crime and death on the road.