Amidst a backdrop of growing violence and intimidation, independent cab drivers struggling against a consolidated juggernaut rally around hot-tempered Matt Nolan. Nolan is determined to keep competition alive on the streets, even if it means losing the woman he loves. Written by
Greg Helton <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Did You Know?
This film received its earliest documented television presentations in Phoenix Wednesday 10 April 1957 on KVAR (Channel 12)'s Early Bird Movie followed by Indianapolis Wednesday 8 May 1957 on WISH (Channel 8)'s Late Show. See more
Although the story takes place in New York City, the exterior scene between the 3 taxicabs was obviously filmed in Los Angeles, which bears no resemblance whatsoever to the correct locale. See more
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Referenced in Fawlty Towers: The Germans
The Darktown Strutters' Ball
Music and Lyrics by Shelton Brooks
Played by the band for the final number in the dance contest
Danced by James Cagney
, Loretta Young
, George Raft
and his unidentified partner See more