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Frank Johnson, a sole witness to a gangland murder, goes into hiding and is trailed by Police Inspector Ferris, on the theory that Frank is trying to escape from possible retaliation. Frank's wife, Eleanor, suspects he is actually running away from their unsuccessful marriage. Aided by a newspaperman, Danny Leggett, Eleanor sets out to locate her husband. The killer is also looking for him, and ke...

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Directed by

Norman Foster

Written by

Alan Campbell (Screenplay)
Ross Hunter (Dialogue)
Norman Foster (Screenplay)
Sylvia Tate (Original Story)

Runtime

77 minutes

Country

United States of America

Language

English

Tagline

As Startling as Your OWN Scream in the Night!

Cast

Keywords

murder on the run b movie california san francisco, california noir police inspector

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Lists

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