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Cab driver and ex-boxer Ernie (John Payne) discovers his wife Pauline (Peggie Castle) has been cheating on him. Ernie is approached by actress friend Linda (Evelyn Keyes), who says that she needs his help because she killed a man during an audition. After rushing to the theater, Ernie discovers that Linda's desperate tale was the audition. As if that humiliation isn't enough, Ernie is then framed for Pauline's murder by her lover, jewel thief Vi r Rawlins (Brad Dexter).

Release Date

Oct 3, 1953

Running Time

82 minutes

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John Payne

John Payne

Evelyn Keyes

Evelyn Keyes


Director Phil Karlson

Screenplay Robert Smith

Producer Edward Small

Cinematography Franz Planer

Editing Buddy Small

Music Arthur Lange, Emil Newman

Distributor United Artists

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