About

Nick Garcos comes back from his tour of duty in World War II planning to settle down with his girlfriend, Polly Faber. He learns, however, that his father was recently beaten and burglarized by mob-connected trucker Mike Figlia, and Nick resolves to get even. He partners with prostitute Rica, and together they go after Mike, all the while getting pulled further into the local crime underworld.

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Directed by

Jules Dassin

Written by

A.I. Bezzerides (Screenplay)

Runtime

94 minutes

Country

United States of America

Language

English

Tagline

You Need a Friend, Strong Man, - And I'm Friendly!

Cast

Keywords

truck driver film noir san francisco produce truck crash apple picking

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