Approved | | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir
In Singapore, a private detective and the British authorities are on the trail of a crime syndicate that kidnaps a nuclear physicist with the aim of selling him to the highest bidder.
According to director Robert Aldrich, the screenplay was actually written by the blacklisted Hugo Butler, using Lindsay Hardy as a front.
Take a chance, Mr. Callahan. Love is a white bird, yet you cannot buy her.
When Callahan is in the March's apartment with Mrs. March, she claims he left her when they were in Shanghai. Earlier, the split supposedly occurred in Singapore when Callahan shipped out for the war. Shanghai seems even less likely than Singapore as Shanghai was occupied by the Japanese in 1937, nearly 4 years before Singapore fell.
A cultish pyramid scheme and a twisted series of murders hit the small screen along with a powerful new documentary about our attachment to even smaller screens.
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