Approved | | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir
Johnny Damico botches a murder case and is suspended from the force. In reality, he is put undercover to identify the mysterious boss of the NY waterfront who has murdered everyone in his way. Will Johnny be next in line?
Very early "walk-on" by Charles Bronson, who has a few lines as an angry dock worker when "Tim Flynn" shows up at the docks looking for work.
Here, take my stuff upstairs.
Russell - Hotel Clerk: This ain't the Waldorf, friend.
Johnny Damico: How long did you work here before you found that out?
In scenes set in a pawn shop and an all-night diner (apparently shot in interiors on standing street sets), actors' frosty breath can be seen even though they're supposed to be inside real businesses that would presumably have been heated.