The Devil Thumbs a Ride (1947)

02/20/1947 (US) Crime 1h 2m

He'll kill until he dies!


Steve Morgan kills a man in a holdup and hitches a ride to Los Angeles with Fergie. At a gas station, they pick up two women. Encountering a roadblock, Morgan takes over and persuades the party to spend the night at an unoccupied beach house. The police close in as one by one, the others learn that Morgan is a killer.

  1. Felix E. Feist

    Director, Writer

  2. Robert C. DuSoe


Top Billed Cast

  1. Lawrence Tierney

    Lawrence Tierney

    Steve Morgan

  2. Ted North

    Ted North

    Jimmy 'Fergie' Ferguson

  3. Nan Leslie

    Nan Leslie

    Beulah Zorn, alias Carol Demming

  4. Betty Lawford

    Betty Lawford

    Agnes Smith

  5. Andrew Tombes

    Andrew Tombes

    Joe Brayden, Night Watchman

  6. Harry Shannon

    Harry Shannon

    Detective Owens, San Diego Police

  7. Marian Carr

    Marian Carr

    Diane Ferguson

  8. William Gould

    William Gould

    Police Capt. Martin, San Diego Police

  9. Josephine Whittell

    Josephine Whittell

    Diane's mother

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The Devil Thumbs a Ride
The Devil Thumbs a Ride

Status Released

Original Language English

Budget -

Revenue -


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