Passed | | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir
When assassin Philip Raven shoots a blackmailer and his beautiful female companion dead, he is paid off in marked bills by his treasonous employer who is working with foreign spies.
In the dinner scene with Ellen Graham at Willard Gates's home, a light jazz version of "Swan Lake" is playing on the radio. This was used as a prevailing musical theme in "Dracula (1931)", made only about 10 years earlier. Thus, the use of this melody could have been a musical hint to the audience of Gates's true nature.
It's after 2:00. Can I come in now?
Woman: Hey, you in or aren't ya?
When Michael Crane leaves Willard Gates' residence (at around 45 mins) only about a second, an impossibly short period of time, elapses between his stepping outside the house and the sound of his car driving away.
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