Release Date: Nov 1944
Duration (in mins): 87-88
Gene Tierney (Laura Hunt)
Dana Andrews (Detective Mark McPherson)
Clifton Webb (Waldo Lydecker)
Vincent Price (Shelby Carpenter)
Judith Anderson (Ann Treadwell)
Otto Preminger (Dir)
Tom Dudley (Asst dir)
Jay Dratler (Scr)
Samuel Hoffenstein (Scr)
Otto Preminger (Prod)
Distribution Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corp.
Production Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corp.
While investigating the brutal murder of Laura Hunt, New York police lieutenant Mark McPherson calls on erudite columnist Waldo Lydecker, a close friend of the dead woman. Waldo knows of Mark from his heroic battles with gangsters, and Mark points out that Waldo once wrote a story about a murder committed with a shotgun loaded with buckshot--the very way that Laura was killed. Claiming to be intrigued by crime, Waldo asks to accompany Mark on his investigation, and the two men call on Laura's a...