Guilty paranoia in a gritty 1950's industrial town. An accountant, living a repressed life, becomes so obsessed with the person who is stealing his morning milk that he commits an act of irrational violence. His beautiful wife, meanwhile, is making plans of her own. Written by
Did You Know?
The movie's opening title card reads: "March 1953". The film, set in New Jersey, was made and released about twenty-seven years after the 1953 year in which it was set. The film's story was updated to the 1950s from the 1930s depression-era period of Cornell Woolrich
's source short-story which was first published in that era in 1937. See more
In the office scenes around 20-22 minutes or so in. See more
Nobody puts their ugly lips around my bottle of milk and gets away with it.
Union City Blue
Performed by Debbie Harry
and Blondie See more