PG | | Action, Crime, Mystery
A big-city private detective travels to the Deep South to help out an old girlfriend who is worried that her husband will find out that she is cheating on him.
The film's source Ross Macdonald 1950 novel of the same name was set in Southern California but the setting was moved to New Orleans for this filmed version.
How'd you like to help me put on some suntan lotion?
Lew Harper: Wont help honey, you're gonna be burned out by the time you're 30.
When Harper comes up the last time, from trying to turn the water off in the hydrotherapy room, his head bumps one of the ceiling panels and it clearly moves, meaning their attempts at breaking the panel were bogus.