Frank Johnson (Ross Elliott), sole witness to a gangland murder, goes into hiding and is trailed by Police Inspector Ferris (Robert Keith), on the theory that Frank is trying to escape from possible retaliation. Frank's wife, Eleanor (Ann Sheridan), suspects he is actually running away from their unsuccessful marriage. Aided by a newspaperman, Danny Leggett (Dennis O'Keefe), Eleanor sets out to locate her husband. The killer is also looking for him, and keeps close tabs on Eleanor. Written by
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Ross Hunter, who'd later go on to produced the classic Douglas Sirk melodramas Magnificent Obsession (1954), Imitation of Life (1959), All that Heaven Allows (1955) and others, is credited here as dialogue director. A year later Hunter would receive his first producing credit. See more
[In the dark shadows of roller coaster on the deserted beach at night
I don't like this place.
It's a good spot. I used to come here with my girl when I was a kid. It's more frightening than romantic. It's the way love is when you're young... life is when you're older.
References Fortunes of Captain Blood