Approved | | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir
After being fired for insubordination, homicide detective Mike Carter is hired as bodyguard by the owner of a local meat-packing plant where a meat inspector has been murdered.
This film's earliest documented telecast took place in Los Angeles Saturday 12 May 1956 on KHJ (Channel 9); it soon became a popular local favorite as it first aired in Memphis Sunday 20 May 1956 on WHBQ (Channel 13), in Altoona Thursday 7 June 1956 on WFBG (Channel 10), in Cleveland Saturday 15 September 1956 on KYW (Channel 3), in Columbus Saturday 22 September 1956 on WLW-C (Channel 4), in New York City Monday 24 September 1956 on WOR (Channel 9), in Philadelphia Saturday 29 September 1956 on WFIL (Channel 6), in San Francisco Tuesday 16 October 1956 on KPIX (Channel 5), in Boston Wednesday 14 November 1956 on WNAC (Channel 7), om New Haven Sunday 25 November 1956 on WNHC (Channel 8), and in Dayton Saturday 8 December 1956 on WLW-D (Channel 2).
I keep the meat warm.
When Carter drives up to Dysen's house, the handbrake can be heard long before the car actually stops.
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