About

A married woman and a drifter fall in love, then plot to murder her husband.

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Directed by

Tay Garnett

Written by

James M. Cain (Novel)
Harry Ruskin (Screenplay)
Niven Busch (Screenplay)

Runtime

113 minutes

Country

United States of America

Language

English

Tagline

Their love was a flame that destroyed!

Cast

Keywords

murder femme fatale infidelity based on novel or book diner drifter noir

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