A woman who believes her missing husband is in prison in Hawaii on a murder charge travels there to see if it actually is him. Read More »
Tag Archives: John H. Auer
The Flame (1947) John H. Auer, John Carroll, Vera Ralston, Robert Paige, Crime, Drama, Film-Noir, Romance
George McAllister, the black sheep of a wealthy family who has squandered his share of the family inheritance, and lives in constant jealousy Read More »
A television hoax unleashes pandemonium as citizens believe New York City is being washed away. Read More »
City That Never Sleeps (1953) John H. Auer, Gig Young, Mala Powers, William Talman, Crime, Drama, Film-Noir, Thriller
Chicago cop Johnny Kelly, dissatisfied with his job and marriage, would like to run away with his stripper girlfriend Angel Face, but keeps getting cold feet. Read More »
The Devil Pays Off (1941) John H. Auer, J. Edward Bromberg, Osa Massen, William Wright, Crime, Drama, War
Chris Waring (William Wright) is a government investigator trying to gather the necessary evidence to convict a shipping magnate Read More »
Five defense workers on their way to the munitions factory tell their stories: a refugee from the French Resistance, a frustrated race car driver, a prison warden, a former Miss America, and an intellectual who dropped out of society and saw the country as a bum.
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The Eternal Sea (1955) John H. Auer, Sterling Hayden, Alexis Smith, Ben Cooper, Biography, Drama, War
Rear Adm. John M. Hoskins (Sterling Hayden) fights to stay on after losing a leg on an aircraft carrier in World War II.
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Country lawyer Lynn Hollister comes to the city to investigate the murder of a friend found shot after spending the evening in The Inferno, a night club that fronts for an illicit gambling operation. It is covertly run by an affable but corrupt politician, ‘Boss’ Tom Cameron, who uses voter fraud to maintain influence on city hall and the governor’s mansion. Hollister learns that his friend was a winner in a dice game on the night of the murder and threatened exposure of Cameron’s vice racket. Complications arise when other underworld forces vie to take over Cameron’s operation, and Holister falls in love with Cameron’s beautiful daughter.
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