Short Cut to Hell (1957)

09/01/1957 (US) CrimeDramaThriller 1h 29m
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A hitman is found out because he was paid off by a friend in stolen money. On the run, he kidnaps the his friends girlfriend and the police detective in charge of his pursuit and threatens to kill her unless the hunt is called off.

  1. James Cagney


  2. Graham Greene


  3. Albert Maltz


  4. W.R. Burnett


  5. Ted Berkman


Top Billed Cast

  1. William Bishop

    William Bishop

    Sgt. Stan Lowery

  2. Robert Ivers

    Robert Ivers

    Kyle Niles

  3. Georgann Johnson

    Georgann Johnson

    Glory Hamilton

  4. Yvette Vickers

    Yvette Vickers


  5. Murvyn Vye

    Murvyn Vye


  6. Jacques Aubuchon

    Jacques Aubuchon


  7. Peter Baldwin

    Peter Baldwin

    Carl Adams

  8. Richard Hale

    Richard Hale


  9. Milton Frome

    Milton Frome

    Police Captain

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Short Cut to Hell
Short Cut to Hell

Status Released

Original Language English

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