Short Cut to Hell (1957)


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Original Title: Short Cut to Hell
Type: Movie
Genre: Crime, Drama, Film-Noir
Runtime: 89 Minutes    (1 Hours : 29 Minutes)
Release Date: Sep 1957 (USA)
Is Adult: No
Language: 
English
Rated: n/A
Director: 
James Cagney
Writer: 
Graham Greene, Ted Berkman, Raphael Blau
Stars: 
William Bishop, Robert Ivers, Georgann Johnson  »




Description

A professional hitman is hired by a friend to commit two murders. His friend pays him off in what turns out to be stolen money, and the police soon trace the money to him. On the run, he kidnaps the girlfriend of the police detective in...




Plot

A professional hitman is hired by a friend to commit two murders. His friend pays him off in what turns out to be stolen money, and the police soon trace the money to him. On the run, he kidnaps the girlfriend of the police detective in charge of his pursuit and threatens to kill her unless the hunt is called off. Written by frankfob2@yahoo.com




Tagline

Professional killer...with a gun for hire!





Details (General)

  • AKA (Also Known As)

    À deux pas de l'enfer (France)
    Atajo al infierno (Spain)
    Omringad (Sweden)
    Scorciatoia per l'inferno (Italy)
    Atalho Para o Inferno (Brazil)

  • Company

    Paramount Pictures

  • Country

    United States

  • Certification

    Finland:K-16
    Norway:16
    Sweden:15
    United Kingdom:A
    United States:Not Rated

  • Location

    Paramount Studios - 5555 Melrose Avenue
    Hollywood
    Los Angeles
    California
    USA





  • Details (Technical)

  • Aspect Ratio

    1.85 : 1

  • Color

    Black and White

  • Sound Mix

    Mono (Westrex Recording System)