Widower Doyle is a worn down dealer at a gambling dive run by a heartless, bullying gangster. He badly needs $5000 so his little girl might have an operation to mend her crippled legs. The only way he can get it is to set up a crooked game with an accomplice posing as a customer. It's been tried before, leaving that dealer mangled and brain damaged when the boss got through with him. Unfortunately, he has been tipped off this time as well. Written by
Did You Know?
There were hopes that Milton Berle
would win surprise acclaim as a dramatic actor, and this TV drama was given a screening or two as a theatrical release in case there might be a chance of an Oscar. Although he wasn't nominated for an Oscar, Berle was nominated for an Emmy for his performance in this drama. See more