Terrific film noir
, expertly directed by Tourneur, starring Ray as an innocent man on the lam from a murder and robbery he didn't commit. The film opens as fugitive Ray meets Bancroft in a restaurant. When they leave, he is kidnaped by Keith and Bond who take him to a deserted oil derrick and torture him to make him reveal the whereabouts of their stolen money. Ray manages to escape his tormentors, then he tracks down Bancroft at her apartment, suspecting she set him up. When she claims ignorance, Ray takes her and flees, fearing Keith and Bond may find them. In a flashback Ray relates the events that got him in trouble. It seems he and a doctor friend were on...