Dexter Cornell, an English Professor becomes embroiled in a series of murders involving people around him. Dexter has good reason to want to find the murderer but hasn't much time. He finds help and comfort from one of his student, Sydney Fuller. Written by
Someone poisoned Dexter Cornell. He's got to find out who. He's got to find out why. He's got to find out now. In 24 hours, he'll be Dead On Arrival.
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According to show-business trade paper 'Variety', the film's camera technique included large amounts of "visual gimmickry: lots of tilted, or swivelling first-person camerawork plus moire-patterned lighting to create distortion". See more
At the end of the movie, Dex shoots the villain, who falls out of a window. Dex shot the villain in the front and the villain took several steps backwards without turning around. The next shot shows the villain very obviously jumping out of the window by running up to it facing forward and spinning around in the air. See more
You had it... You had it... and you pissed it away... goddamit Dex... you had a talent... You had a talent that other people...
[pulls a gun on Hal
... kill for?
Yeah that's right kill for... isn't that what it's all about? Publish or Perish?
[as he fires his gun
The opening Touchstone Logo is in black & white and the logo's flash is accompanied by a thunder clap. See more
IF YOU SEE ME LAUGHING
Written by Erik Hokkanen
Performed by Erik Hokkanen
(as Erik) & The Offbeats See more