Approved | | Drama, Film-Noir, Thriller
An unhappy man threatens suicide by standing on the ledge of a high-rise building for 14 hours.
Although the Twentieth Century-Fox Produced Scripts Collection, also located at UCLA, contains drafts of the film's screenplay written by Arnaud d'Usseau and James Gow, their work was not used in the final film. Joel Sayre, the author of the magazine story, also worked on treatments... ...
Ofcr. Charlie Dunnigan:
Look, I almost had him a couple of times. I - I know I can con him in if I can just get my hands on what's bothering him.
The taxi drivers make book on when the man will jump. The winner will be the man who has picked the time closest to the jump. When the clocks strike 2:00, the man who has 2:00 says that knocks him out and throws the slip away. But he would not be ruled out until 2:31.