Whistle Stop Overview:

Whistle Stop (1946) was a Drama - Crime Film directed by Léonide Moguy and produced by Seymour Nebenzal and Philip Yordan.

BlogHub Articles:

What?s Streaming in Nov on the CMH Channel at Best Classics Ever? The Most Dangerous Game, Whistle Stop, My Man Godfrey and more.

By Annmarie Gatti on Nov 1, 2020 From Classic Movie Hub Blog

Our November Picks on the Classic Movie Hub ChannelNovember Birthdays and Film Noir! It?s that time again? We have our monthly free streaming picks for our Classic Movie Hub Channel at Best Classics Ever (BCE) ? the mega streaming channel for classic movies and TV shows! That said, here are s... Read full article


THE AVA GARDNER BLOGATHON: Whistle Stop (1946)

on Dec 23, 2018 From Caftan Woman

Maddy Loves Her Classic Films and her blogathons. Adding something extra special to the holidays Maddy is giving us the opportunity to celebrate Ava Gardner, who was born on Christmas Eve in 1922. Click HERE to enjoy all of the tributes to the beautiful star. 24-year-old Ava Gardner in a c... Read full article


Whistle Stop (1946) with Ava Gardner

By Orson De Welles on Aug 7, 2014 From Classic Film Freak

Share This! She Spelled Trouble For Every Guy That Made A Play For Her! 1946?s Whistle Stop is usually remembered today ? if at all- as the big break for Ava Gardner.? And that remains one of the few memorable tidbits of what on the surface should have been a fairly memorable picture. Based on the n... Read full article


Mill Creek Musings: Whistle Stop (1946)

By Lindsey on May 6, 2013 From The Motion Pictures

Mary (Ava Gardner) has returned home to her small “whistle stop” town after two years away. Since she’s back, she wants to reconnect with her old love, Kenny (George Raft). Kenny has become bitter after years of unhappiness, though, so Mary decides to take up a little fling with Ke... Read full article


Whistle Stop(1946): She spelled trouble for every guy that made a play for her!

By Dawn on Jun 9, 2010 From Noir and Chick Flicks

Whistle Stop(1946). Director: Leonide Mogur. Cast: George Raft, Ava Gardner, Victor McLagle, Tom Conway and Jane Nigh.When Mary returns home to sell her house, her first stop is to visit Molly Veech. Mary was in love with Molly's son Kenny, a lazy bum who's stuck in a small town, indulged by his mot... Read full article


See all Whistle Stop articles

Quotes from

Kenny Veech: Lew and me? That would be a gruesome twosome.


Kenny Veech: I'll take a double.
Bartender: How can you drink alone on a Saturday night?
Kenny Veech: I'm getting exclusive, haven't you heard?


Mary: Don't let the coat fool you, Molly. A mink can cover a lot of things.


read more quotes from Whistle Stop...

Facts about

Mack Gray, who plays the replacement bartender, was an old friend of Raft's and his film career consisted mostly of cameos in Raft films.
read more facts about Whistle Stop...
Share this page:
Visit the Classic Movie Hub Blog CMH
Also directed by Léonide Moguy




More about Léonide Moguy >>
Also produced by Seymour Nebenzal




More about Seymour Nebenzal >>
Also released in 1946




See All 1946 films >>