This Gun for Hire

This Gun for Hire

"Lover without a heart...killer without a conscience!"
  • NR
  • 1942
  • 1 hr 18 min
  • 7.4  (8,445)

Sadistic killer-for-hire Raven (Alan Ladd) becomes enraged when his latest job is paid off in marked bills. Vowing to track down his double-crossing boss, nightclub executive Gates (Laird Cregar), Raven sits beside Gates' lovely new employee, Ellen (Veronica Lake), on a train out of town. Although Ellen is engaged to marry the police lieutenant (Robert Preston) who's hunting down Raven, she decides to try and set the misguided hit man straight as he hides from the cops and plots his revenge.

This Gun for Hire
Description
Sadistic killer-for-hire Raven (Alan Ladd) becomes enraged when his latest job is paid off in marked bills. Vowing to track down his double-crossing boss, nightclub executive Gates (Laird Cregar), Raven sits beside Gates' lovely new employee, Ellen (Veronica Lake), on a train out of town. Although Ellen is engaged to marry the police lieutenant (Robert Preston) who's hunting down Raven, she decides to try and set the misguided hit man straight as he hides from the cops and plots his revenge.

This Gun for Hire is a 1942 crime movie with a runtime of 1 hour and 18 minutes. It has received poor reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 7.4.

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  • Release Date
    1942
  • MPAA Rating
    NR
  • Runtime
    1 hr 18 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    7.4  (8,445)