A wealthy Broadway playboy is found dead. He was actually a vicious blackmailer. It's up to police lieutenant Jim Stevens to pick the murderer out of several likely candidates like the cocaine addict Dolly White. And Stevens has a love-affair with Lou Ann Winton, who may or may not be mixed up in the murder. Written by
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The movie is subtly anti-gun. No one can understand why he collects guns, but the clincher comes with Eugene Palletet's character snarling at the brother before they book him, "You crack shots start in on targets and wind up taking pots shots at some guy you don't like." See more
Shuffle Off to Buffalo
Music by Harry Warren
Whistled by the policeman as he walks up the stairs See more