James Cagney is Nick Condon, an American newspaper editor working in Japan between World War I & World War II. While investigating the double murder of a fellow reporter and his wife, Condon discovers the insidious Tanaka Plan, which plainly states the Japanese aims of World domination. If he is to warn the world about this Japanese plot, he must stay alive with the help of Iris (Sylvia Sidney), a beautiful Chinese-American spy.
Release Date: 12 October 2009
Certificate: PG - Parental Guidance
Sound: Dolby Digital
Running Time: 96 minutes
Production Year: 1945
Main Language: English
A great film noir from a great period
Cagney is the dogged reporter risking his life to uncover a devious plot by the Japanese government. Interesting film, well worth watching.