After shooting an unarmed bum, Johnny Kendall is asked to resign from the police force, due to an excessive display of anger, and an itchy trigger finger. Deciding to leave town for awhile, his girlfriend Sandy tags along faithfully. In a new town, Johnny is assigned as a deputy watching over vacant summer vacation homes. Johnny soon meets up with Milt Woodman, the former deputy, who was apparently fired for fooling around with a girl in one of the vacant homes. Milt expresses a dislike toward Johnny, and in retaliation, starts showing an interest in Sandy. Directed by William Friedkin ("The Exorcist"). The last show of "The Alfred Hitchcock Hour" TV series. Written by
Did You Know?
One of the filming locations was the Bates Motel from Psycho
(1960), also featuring John Gavin
. Also scripted by original PSYCHO author Robert Bloch. See more