Approved | | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir
A corrupt D.A. with political ambitions is angered by news stories implicating him in criminal activity and decides to frame the reporter who wrote them for manslaughter in order to silence him.
"Lux Radio Theater" broadcast a 60-minute radio adaptation of the movie on March 22, 1943, with George Raft reprising his film role.
Wait a minute! What do I gotta do, fight my way back in?
The conversation in the prison yard between Ross and Fargo Red, concerning dogs not having pores, is unrealistic. The slow-witted Red would surely have heard the word as "paws". As such he would not then have asked "How do they sweat?"