Following the accidental death of her daughter`s lowlife boyfriend, respectable mother Lucia Harper instinctively hides the body to protect her family. Before long a stranger calls, sent by his partner to blackmail her. The comfort and security of Lucia`s world appears to be in danger of collapsing.
Ophuls film noir classic is rich in suspense, strikingly photographed and features career best performances from Joan Bennett and James Mason.
Introduction by Film Director Todd Haynes, Commentary by Lutz Bacher
Release Date: 18 September 2006
Certificate: 12 - Suitable for Persons Aged 12 or Over
Aspect Ratio: 4:3
Sound: Dolby Digital 2.0
Running Time: 79 minutes
Production Year: 1949
Main Language: English