Overview

Paratroopers Captain 'Rip' Murdock and Sergeant Johnny Drake are mysteriously ordered to travel to Washington, DC. When Drake learns that he is to be awarded the Medal of Honor, he disappears before newspaper photographers can take his picture. Murdock follows the clues and tracks him down, where he learns Drake is dead. Further investigations reveal unexpected twists. Rip learns that Johnny had been accused of murder and sets out to find out whatever he can. He falls in love with Coral whose husband Johnny is supposed to have killed.

  1. John Cromwell

    Director

  2. Oliver H.P. Garrett

    Screenplay

  3. Steve Fisher

    Screenplay

  4. Sidney Biddell

    Story

  5. Gerald Drayson Adams

    Story

Top Billed Cast

  1. Humphrey Bogart

    Humphrey Bogart

    Capt. 'Rip' Murdock

  2. Lizabeth Scott

    Lizabeth Scott

    'Dusty' Chandler

  3. Morris Carnovsky

    Morris Carnovsky

    Martinelli

  4. Charles Cane

    Charles Cane

    Lt. Kincaid

  5. William Prince

    William Prince

    Sgt. Johnny Drake

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Status Released

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  • January 16, 1947
    Theatrical

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Original Language English

Runtime 1h 40m

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