Gruff gumshoe Francis Hogan is hired by a mysterious woman to find her boyfriend who has gone missing. With his perpetually hungry partner in tow, Hogan must untangle a web of intrigue involving the criminal underworld and a dead courier. One double-cross follows another as Hogan investigates the whole sordid affair.
The time: 1946. The men: Hogan and Doyle, private eyes. Their client: A luscious blonde with a figure that would knock you out and some friends who would knock you dead.
Did You Know?
Aired as an installment of ABC's "Wide World of Mystery" series on Feb. 22, 1974. See more
Early in the film a courier rides a night bus from Los Angeles to Monterey. Although the coach arrives at dawn, a long shot of the receding bus before that is in full daylight. See more
How do you suppose a broad like that chose us?
Francis, didn't anyone ever tell you about a gift horse, that you should never look one in the mouth?
I wasn't looking at her mouth.