Overview

In 1932, a cop is killed and Frank Wiecek sentenced to life. Eleven years later, a newspaper ad by Frank's mother leads Chicago reporter P.J. O'Neal to look into the case. For some time, O'Neal continues to believe Frank guilty. But when he starts to change his mind, he meets increased resistance from authorities unwilling to be proved wrong.

  1. Henry Hathaway

    Director

  2. Jerome Cady

    Screenplay

  3. Jay Dratler

    Screenplay

  4. James P. McGuire

    Writer

Top Billed Cast

  1. James Stewart

    James Stewart

    P.J. 'Jim' McNeal

  2. Richard Conte

    Richard Conte

    Frank W. Wiecek

  3. Lee J. Cobb

    Lee J. Cobb

    Brian Kelly

  4. Helen Walker

    Helen Walker

    Laura McNeal

  5. Betty Garde

    Betty Garde

    Wanda Skutnik

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Status Released

Release Information

  • February 13, 1948
    Theatrical

    Meaning

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 51m

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