Police investigate a murder that occurred in a burlesque theater.

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Police investigate a murder that occurred in a burlesque theater.

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GIRLS and GUNS... A Doublecross Backfired! See more »

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15 December 1953 (USA)  »

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Steve McQueen spotted as bit player
27 May 2003 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Great little sleazy noir murder mystery at a burlesque (tame)show on the midway. A pulp story brought to life! But watch for Steve McQueen as a background extra in a couple of scenes! Must be his first part.


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