|Plot: Leona Stevenson is sick and confined to her bed. One night, whilst waiting for her husband to return home, she picks up the phone and accidentally overhears a conversation between two men planning a murder. She becomes increasingly desperate as she tries to work out who the victim is so the crime can be prevented.
Rating: 7.5/10 (7701 votes)
Director: Anatole Litvak
Writer: Lucille Fletcher (radio play), Lucille Fletcher (screenplay)
Stars: Barbara Stanwyck, Burt Lancaster, Ann Richards, Wendell Corey
Runtime: 89 min
Genre: Drama, Film-Noir, Mystery
Released: 1948 Sep 24