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A tough cop meets his match when he has to guard a gangster's widow on a tense train ride.

7.7
14
Directed by

Richard Fleischer

Written by

Martin Goldsmith (Story)
Earl Felton (Screenplay)
Jack Leonard (Story)

Runtime

71 minutes

Country

United States of America

Language

English

Tagline

A Fortune If They Seal Her Lips!...A Bullet If They Fail!

Cast

Keywords

murder blonde hitman followed undercover cop film noir little boy telegram brawl widow police detective police protection railroad detective gunman overweight man train trip hard-boiled dame

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Lists

#267 on 500 Essential Cult Movies Jennifer Eiss

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

Awards

Oscar nomination for Best Writing, Motion Picture Story