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Slick lawyer Thomas Farrell has made a career of defending mobsters in trials. It's not until he meets a lovely showgirl at a mob party that he realizes that there's more to life then winning trials. Farrell tries to quit the racket, but mob boss Rico Angelo threatens to hurt the showgirl if Farrell leaves him.

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Directed by

Nicholas Ray

Written by

George Wells (Writer)

Runtime

99 minutes

Country

United States of America

Language

English

Tagline

IN THE TOUGHEST CITY IN THE WORLD…THEY GO TO THE ROUGHEST PARTIES!

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Keywords

film noir dancer lawyer showgirl

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