Approved | | Drama, Film-Noir, Mystery
Failed singer Marian Washburn confesses she shot her friend, successful singer Susan Caldwell, but her manager Luke Jordan and Detective Fowler doubt her story and cannot establish a reasonable motive.
Completed in early 1948, but not released until nearly a year later in 1949 during the tumultuous ownership of RKO by Howard Hughes.
I think I'll take a little water first. It clears your throat you know.
Luke Jordan: All clear?
During the "incident" at the beginning of the film the shadow of the boom mike is visible in the reflection of the mirror.
Opening and closing credits are displayed on a page of sheet music.