Approved | | Drama, Film-Noir, Romance
A small town corrupt sheriff manipulates local candidates to the state legislature but he eventually comes into conflict with a visiting carnival dancer.
This film's first documented telecast took place in Los Angeles Sunday 12 August 1956 on KTLA (Channel 5). After that time, it was taken off the airwaves so as not to be shown in competition with NBC's Lux Video Theatre live color presentation 18 October 1956 starring Raymond Burr and Joanne Dru. The next telecasts of this version finally aired in New York City Saturday 18 March 1958 on WCBS (Channel 2), followed by Salt Lake City Friday 11 April 1958 on KUTV (Channel 2), and by Columbus Saturday 12 April 1958 on WTVN (Channel 6).
I'm not a carnival girl anymore!
Sheriff Titus Semple: Sure been actin' like it with young Carlisle.
In the opening scene the sign states "Boldon City - Elevation 1253 Ft". The highest point in Florida is only 345 feet.
The opening credits are presented on a book as someone turns the pages.