Passed | | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir
New York Assistant District Attorney Howard Malloy investigates a series of murders and uncovers an extremist group.
The film features cameos by numerous Hollywood stars, such as Henry Fonda (a waiter at the Blue Angel), Marsha Hunt (a secretary), Burgess Meredith (a bartender who joins Malloy for a drink), and John Garfield (a man outside Agostini's building).
Pet shop owner:
Perhaps you'd like this little lady. Miss Whitfield.
Barbara Whitfield: No. thank you. This is the one. Does he have a name?
Pet shop owner: Yes, it's Bennie - Benvenuto, really.
Barbara Whitfield: Hmmm. I used to have a cat they called Hadrian the Seventh. We ended up calling him Harry.
Franchot Tone, a New York City assistant district attorney, is angry when he hears that a criminal he arrested a few days earlier has been bailed. He says that he had ordered that the man not be given bail. This would not have been in his power. In New York, bail is decided by a judge.
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