Gritty documentary-style thriller from director Elia Kazan. The victim of a gangland killing in New Orleans is discovered to be carrying the plague. Medical officer Clinton Reed (Richard Widmark) begins a desperate race against time to stop an epidemic that would wipe out the city. Teaming up with by-the-book police chief Tom Warren (Paul Douglas), Reed must hunt down and apprehend the killers before the infection gets out of hand.
Release Date: 31 January 2011
Certificate: PG - Parental Guidance
Sound: Dolby Digital
Running Time: 92 minutes
Production Year: 1950
Main Language: English
Excellent taut thriller with a good cast
Richard Widmark keeps the action going as usual. Well worth watching.