Passed | | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir
Despite her pleas of innocence, an honest cop arrests his own girlfriend for her alleged part in a jewel robbery and he keeps hounding her after her release from prison, even though he still loves her.
In the July 12, 1945 edition of the Los Angeles Examiner, an article notes that King Bros. Productions purchased Steve Fisher's original screenplay and intended Joel McCrea to play the lead. Then an article in the April 2, 1947 edition of Variety noted that Allied Artists had purchased the property for $75,000 ($881,000 in 2018).
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On Laura's record, it lists her date of birth as 1927 and the date of her arrest as November 7, 1943. That would mean she was Johnny's girlfriend at age 16 or even 15, but her age is listed as 20 on the card - which would make it 1947 (the year this film was made). And, if she was 15 or 16 at the time of her crime, she wouldn't have been sent to the women's prison at Tehachapi.