Passed | | Comedy, Crime, Drama
A mystery writer and his sweetheart are held hostage by a fugitive gangster, who hopes to get writer's help in devising the "perfect crime"
Re-titled 'Scared' in order to avoid confusion with Whistling in the Dark (1941), this film was first telecast in New York City Saturday 7 September 1957 on WCBS (Channel 2); it initially aired in Philadelphia 18 September 1958 on WFIL (Channel 6), followed by San Francisco 31 October 1958 on KGO (Channel 7).
Do you like duck soup?
Wallace Porter: Huh? Oh, yes. Thanks.
Jake Dillon: Oh, that's fine. You know, this proposition ought to be duck soup for you.
After Wally tells Slim about the $10,000 and Slim is walking into the adjoining room whistling, the mic shadow is clearly visible on the upper left hand side of the frame.