When practicing for a role, actor Jack is mistaken for the killer Ace. He doesn't realize this until it's too late and is carried off to gangster boss Leo Smooth, who wants Ace to do a job for him. Fearing for his life, Jack plays his role, but always searching for a way out of the well-guarded house. Written by
Tom Zoerner <Tom.Zoerner@informatik.uni-erlangen.de>
They're having such a wonderful crime!
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Did You Know?
This was the last film in which Edward G. Robinson portrayed a gangster. See more
When Sally is giving Smooth his art lesson, he says he will put more red on the canvas, but uses blue paint instead. See more
Referenced in Getting Wasted