6.3/10
58
3 user 1 critic

Hazard (1948)

Approved | | Comedy, Drama | 28 May 1948 (USA)
As part of a bet, a compulsive gambler agrees to marry the winner, a professional gambler. Before he can "collect," she skips town. The gambler hires a private detective to track her down so he can collect his "winnings."

Director:

Writers:

(screenplay), (screenplay) | 1 more credit »
Reviews
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Action | Adventure | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Some dastardly criminals have stolen some top secret plans and tattoo them on the back of a woman so she can sell them to the highest bidder in Lisbon. This woman plans to take the place of... See full summary »

Director: Sidney Lanfield
Stars: Ray Milland, Paulette Goddard, Roland Young
Vice Squad (1953)
Crime | Drama | Film-Noir
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

Police procedural film following a few cases assigned to LAPD captain of detectives Barney Barnaby.

Director: Arnold Laven
Stars: Edward G. Robinson, Paulette Goddard, K.T. Stevens
Adventure | Drama | History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

A female Borgia is sent out to live up to the family name by killing someone, but falls in love with her intended victim.

Director: Mitchell Leisen
Stars: John Lund, Paulette Goddard, Macdonald Carey
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

Hassan, the Kadi of Bagdad, has a harem housing twelve beauties, but concentrates his attention on Zohara. A newcomer, Kyra, introduces rebellion into the by the unheard of act of ... See full summary »

Directors: Jerónimo Mihura, Edgar G. Ulmer
Stars: Paulette Goddard, Gypsy Rose Lee, Richard Ney
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

Stopped in Mexico by U.S. Immigration, Georges Iscovescu hopes to get into the country by marrying a citizen.

Director: Mitchell Leisen
Stars: Charles Boyer, Olivia de Havilland, Paulette Goddard
Kitty (1945)
Drama | History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

An 18th century London wench gets involved with the nobility.

Director: Mitchell Leisen
Stars: Paulette Goddard, Ray Milland, Patric Knowles
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
...
...
...
...
Beady Robbins (as Percey Helton)
...
Truck Driver
...
Utah Sheriff Bob Waybill
...
Oscar
...
...
...
...
Mr. Meeler
...
Chick
...
Houseman
Jimmy Conlin ...
Mr. Tilson
Edit

Storyline

As part of a bet, a compulsive gambler agrees to marry the winner, a professional gambler. Before he can "collect," she skips town. The gambler hires a private detective to track her down so he can collect his "winnings."

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Comedy | Drama

Certificate:

Approved | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

28 May 1948 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Escrava do Pano Verde  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show more on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

(Western Electric Recording)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

One of over 700 Paramount Productions, filmed between 1929 and 1949, which were sold to MCA/Universal in 1958 for television distribution, and have been owned and controlled by Universal ever since. Its initial television presentation took place in Chicago Monday 2 March 1959 on WBBM (Channel 2). It first aired in Seattle 13 May 1959 on KIRO (Channel 7), followed by Phoenix 8 June 1959 on KVAR (Channel 12), by Asheville 23 June 1959 on WLOS (Channel 13), by Johnstown 30 November 1959 on WJAC (Channel 6), by Detroit 12 December 1959 on WJBK (Channel 2), and by Grand Rapids 26 December 1959 on WOOD (Channel 8). See more »

Quotes

Ellen Crane: Nobody ever hit me before.
J.D. Storm: That shows a lot of negligence by a lot of people.
See more »

Connections

Referenced in Vampira and Me (2012) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Paulette Goddard carries film.
13 November 1999 | by See all my reviews

Paramount put Paulette Goddard in this comedy-adventure playing a compulsive gambler on the run for being in debt to gambler Fred Clark. She manages to escape his willingly open arms, only to be pursued by a private eye (MacDonald Carey) across the country This was not the typical Paramount stuff that comedies were made of. Even though it was directed by George Marshall, an ace at this sort of fare. It had a weak script and MacDonald Carey, although a good actor, didn't have the charisma or box-office following of a Cooper, Milland or MacMurray, Paulette's past leading men. So, it was up to Goddard to carry the film. It was made in 1948 and she was till on top. The film went on to have a semi-successful run.

This is not on video and rarely seen on TV.


14 of 14 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See all 3 user reviews »

Contribute to This Page