Approved | | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir
After taking 20 dollars from his employer to go on a date with plans to repay it the next day, an auto mechanic falls into increasingly disastrous circumstances for more and more money which rapidly spirals out of his control.
The auto dealership where Dan (Mickey Rooney) works, Mackie Motors, is a dual-brand dealership selling Mercurys and Studebakers, both of which have been discontinued since the film was made. The model Dan takes off the lot is a 1949 Mercury two-door coupe, a very popular model with the teen set in later years.
Daniel 'Dan' Brady:
Now, wait a minute! Don't holler 'til you hurt!
All goofs for this title are spoilers.