You Only Live Once

Lists: Drama, Crime / Heist

Brief Synopsis: "Based partially on the story of Bonnie and Clyde, Eddie Taylor (Henry Fonda) 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 (Sylvia Sidney) 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."

Overall Ranking: - (Rank from 1937: # 0)

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  • Henry Fonda (Eddie Taylor)
  • Sylvia Sidney (Joan Graham)
  • Barton MacLane (Stephen Whitney)
  • Jean Dixon (Bonnie Graham)
  • William Gargan (Father Dolan)
  • Jerome Cowan (Dr. Hill)
  • Charles Chic Sale (Ethan)
  • Margaret Hamilton (Hester)
  • Warren Hymer (Buggsy)
  • Guinn Big Boy Williams (Rogers)
  • John Wray (Warden Wheeler)
  • Fritz Lang (Director)