- 1 hr 23 min
A classic film noir thriller that begins in Los Angeles with a man telling police that he will soon die. When questioned further, he begins relaying the events leading up to his condition. A mystery winding though the California landscape and a story that begins with an unattended drink drives Frank Bigelow to find out why he was poisoned. Written by Russell Rouse and Clarence Greene. Directed by Rudolph Maté. Cinematography by Ernest Laszlo. Produced by Harry M. Popkin, Leo C. Popkin and Joseph H. Nadel.