About

An unemployed drifter, Eric Stanton wanders into a small California town and begins hanging around the local diner. While Eric falls for the lovely waitress Stella, he also begins romancing a quiet and well-to-do woman named June Mills. Since Stella isn't interested in Eric unless he has money, the lovelorn guy comes up with a scheme to win her over, and it involves June. Before long, murder works...

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Directed by

Otto Preminger

Written by

Harry Kleiner (Screenplay)
Marty Holland (Novel)

Runtime

98 minutes

Country

United States of America

Language

English

Tagline

The creator of "Laura" does it again!

Cast

Keywords

drifter film noir roadhouse

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Lists

250 Quintessential Noir Films They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?