Kleptomaniac Dorothy Lyons is paroled from prison in custody of her sister June, secretary to "reform" political candidate Frank Jansen. Ben Grace, associate of crime boss Sol Caspar, sees this as a way to smear Jansen's campaign. But after falling out with Caspar, Ben tries to help June, who he begins to fall for. Sexy Dorothy also has a yen for Ben. June is reluctantly forced to go along with Be

  1. Allan Dwan


  2. James M. Cain


  3. Robert Blees


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  1. John Payne

    John Payne

    John Grace

  2. Rhonda Fleming

    Rhonda Fleming

    June Lyons, Jansen's Secretary / Girlfriend

  3. Arlene Dahl

    Arlene Dahl

    Dorothy Lyons

  4. Kent Taylor

    Kent Taylor

    Frank Jansen, Mayoral Candidate / Mayor of Bay City

  5. Ted de Corsia

    Ted de Corsia

    Solly Caspar (syndicate boss)

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Status Released

Release Information

  • February 29, 1956


Original Language English

Runtime 1h 39m

Budget -

Revenue -



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