A young promoter is accused of the murder of Vicky Lynn, a young actress he "discovered" as a waitress while out with ex-actor Robin Ray and gossip columnist Larry Evans.

  1. H. Bruce Humberstone


  2. Steve Fisher


  3. Dwight Taylor


Top Billed Cast

  1. Betty Grable

    Betty Grable

    Jill Lynn

  2. Victor Mature

    Victor Mature

    Frankie Christopher (Botticelli)

  3. Carole Landis

    Carole Landis

    Vicky Lynn

  4. Laird Cregar

    Laird Cregar

    Police Insp. Ed Cornell

  5. William Gargan

    William Gargan

    Jerry 'Mac' MacDonald

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Status Released

Release Information

  • January 16, 1942
    Theatrical (limited)


  • October 31, 1941


  • August 1, 1948


Original Language English

Runtime 1h 22m

Budget -

Revenue -



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