Bob Corey, recovering from a series of operations in a Veterans' hospital, learns that his friend, Steve Connelly, with whom he intended to buy a ranch, has disappeared under circumstance that indicate he may have been involved in a murder. Accompanied by his nurse, Julie Benson, with whom he has fallen in love, Bob follows a series of clues and incidents, including three more murders, that leads to a gambler, masquerading as an undertaker to avoid taxes on his illegal income, has a whole lot to do with his friend's predicament. Written by
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That "White Heat" girl turns it on again!..
Did You Know?
Completed in October 1948, but not released until 1950. See more
Bob Corey(Gordon MacRae) and Julie Benson (Virginia Mayo)are eating dinner and discussing Steve Connelly's(Edmond O'Brien)disappearance they are drinking wine and eating and there is a bottle of wine in the middle of the table next to a burning candle. Just after a close up of MacRae when it goes to a wide shot the plates are gone as is the wine bottle and the glasses. They have been replaced by coffee cups and the waiter asking if they would like more coffee. See more
[after Quong closes his eyes
Can't you help us, doc? Can't you do something?
[after opening Quong's eyelid
I'm afraid the next time he talks it'll be to his ancestors.
Can't We Be Friends
Music by Kay Swift
Played when Steve, Bonnie and Lysa arrive at the party See more