About

Dave Bannion is an upright cop on the trail of a vicious gang he suspects holds power over the police force. Bannion is tipped off after a colleague's suicide and his fellow officers' suspicious silence lead him to believe that they are on the gangsters' payroll. When a bomb meant for him kills his wife instead, Bannion becomes a furious force of vengeance and justice, aided along the way by the g...

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Directed by

Fritz Lang

Written by

Sydney Boehm (Screenplay)
William P. McGivern (Original Story)

Runtime

89 minutes

Country

United States of America

Language

English

Tagline

A hard cop and a soft dame.

Cast

Keywords

revenge gangster death police suicide film noir cop homicide crime syndicate wrecking yard patrol car

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