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7.1/10
Crime Comedy 
Rated: 18+ (R)19771h 30mOn: Rent or Buy Only Tags: Adaptation Hunting Country: America

A rich housewife enlists her maid's help to murder her husband; they go on the lam and end up in Mortville, a homeless community built into a garbage dump.Desperate Living featuring Mink Stole and Jean Hill is available for rent or purchase on iTunes, available for rent or purchase on Google Play, available for rent or purchase on Prime Video, and 1 other. It's a comedy and crime movie with a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.1 (5,101 votes) and was well received by critics.

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Available to rent or buy from $2.99 on 4 services (iTunes, Google Play, Prime Video & 1 other).

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#87 Ranked in LGBTQ Movies

#331 Ranked in Horror Movies

#350 Ranked in Psychology Movies

Desperate Living has a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.1 (5,101 votes) and was well received by critics. The movie is somewhat popular with Reelgood users lately.

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