Jeff Bailey seems to be a mundane gas station owner in remote Bridgeport, CA. He is dating local girl Ann Miller and lives a quiet life. But Jeff has a secret past, and when a mysterious stranger arrives in town, Jeff is forced to return to the dark world he had tried to escape.

  1. Daniel Mainwaring

    Novel, Screenplay

  2. Jacques Tourneur


  3. Frank Fenton


  4. James M. Cain


Top Billed Cast

  1. Robert Mitchum

    Robert Mitchum

    Jeff Markham aka Jeff Bailey

  2. Jane Greer

    Jane Greer

    Kathie Moffat

  3. Kirk Douglas

    Kirk Douglas

    Whit Sterling

  4. Rhonda Fleming

    Rhonda Fleming

    Meta Carson

  5. Richard Webb

    Richard Webb


Full Cast & Crew

Out of the Past
Out of the Past


Status Released

Release Information

  • November 25, 1947
    Theatrical (limited)


  • November 27, 1947
    Theatrical (limited)


Original Language English

Runtime 1h 37m

Budget -

Revenue -



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