Passed | | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir
Hit men kill an unresisting victim, and investigator Reardon uncovers his past involvement with beautiful, deadly Kitty Collins.
Mark Hellinger became convinced Burt Lancaster was right for the role of Anderson after seeing his screen test with Constance Dowling. Another independent producer, Hal B. Wallis, was so taken with the screen test Lancaster did with Lizabeth Scott that both producers signed the former acrobat and shared his contract.
I want to call Newark, honey. Market 3-2-600. Uh, Brentwood 2-7-7. This is Reardon.
When Reardon goes to visit Lubinsky, it's clear that neither Lubinsky nor his wife have been informed of The Swede's death. By the end of their conversation, Lubinsky talks about having claimed The Swede's body and informs Reardon that the burial is later that day.