Approved | | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir
A doctor and a policeman in New Orleans have only 48 hours to locate a killer infected with pneumonic plague.
This film won the Best Writing, Original Story Oscar for its only Academy Award nomination.
If there's a plague here, you're the most important guy in this town.
In an early scene when Dr. Reed (Richard Widmark) is shown painting with his son, he flicks excess paint off the brush, and then sits on the same spot where the paint would have landed, but when he gets up there's no paint on his pants.
English, Mandarin, Greek
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