About

Londoner Harry Fabian is a second-rate con man looking for an angle. After years of putting up with Harry's schemes, his girlfriend, Mary, becomes fed up when he taps her for yet another loan. His latest ploy, promoting an aging Greek wrestler, goes awry when the wrestler dies and everyone points the finger at Harry. Hiding out in a riverfront barge, Harry sees his grand ambitions spiral into a ni...

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Directed by

Jules Dassin

Written by

Jo Eisinger (Screenplay)
Gerald Kersh (Novel)
Austin Dempster (Writer)
William E. Watts (Writer)

Runtime

95 minutes

Country

United Kingdom

Language

English

Tagline

The inside story of London after dark.

Cast

Keywords

london, england wrestling based on novel or book film noir hustler

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