Detour

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"He went searching for love… but fate forced a DETOUR to revelry… violence… mystery!"
  • NR
  • 1945
  • 1 hr 9 min
  • 7.4  (16,927)

Edgar G. Ulmer's twisting and turning "poverty row quickie" stars Tom Neal as a New York nightclub pianist hitchhiking west to be reunited with the fiance who jilted him. As fate would have it, he gets into the wrong car and picks up the wrong woman, and before you can say, "Are we there yet?" he's embroiled in blackmail and fraud. "No one who has seen it has easily forgotten it." -Roger Ebert, Great Movies.

Detour
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Edgar G. Ulmer's twisting and turning "poverty row quickie" stars Tom Neal as a New York nightclub pianist hitchhiking west to be reunited with the fiance who jilted him. As fate would have it, he gets into the wrong car and picks up the wrong woman, and before you can say, "Are we there yet?" he's embroiled in blackmail and fraud. "No one who has seen it has easily forgotten it." -Roger Ebert, Great Movies.

Detour is a 1945 drama with a runtime of 1 hour and 9 minutes. It has received mostly positive reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 7.4.

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  • Release Date
    1945
  • MPAA Rating
    NR
  • Runtime
    1 hr 9 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    7.4  (16,927)