A down-on-his-luck ex-GI finds himself framed for an armored car robbery. When he's finally released for lack of evidence--after having been beaten up and tortured by the police--he sets out to discover who set him up, and why. The trail leads him into Mexico and a web of hired killers and corrupt cops.

  1. Phil Karlson


  2. George Bruce


  3. Harry Essex


  4. Rowland Brown


  5. Harold Greene


Top Billed Cast

  1. John Payne

    John Payne

    Joe Rolfe / Peter Harris

  2. Coleen Gray

    Coleen Gray

    Helen Foster / Punkin

  3. Preston Foster

    Preston Foster

    Tim Foster

  4. Neville Brand

    Neville Brand

    Boyd Kane

  5. Lee Van Cleef

    Lee Van Cleef

    Tony Romano

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Kansas City Confidential
Kansas City Confidential


Status Released

Release Information

  • November 11, 1952


Original Language English

Runtime 1h 39m

Budget -

Revenue -



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