A well-known doctor disgraces his profession just to advance his career. When his wife realizes he intentionally misdiagnoses a patient, she demands a divorce. The only way he can regain her trust is to publically confess his misdeed.
Fresh out of prison, blackmailer Gus Anderson intends to use Willie's casino to launder his victims' money. To insure his cooperation, Gus' thugs are holding one of Willie's waiters hostage. Glamorous singer Betty Maxwell shows up at Dante's, as scheduled, to lose at blackjack and avoid having a risque photo of her mailed to the tabloids. Knowing that Lt. Waldo will but his casino yet again, Willie invites to cop over to see parolee Gus in action.moreless
A successful writer of trash TV shows meets a little girl while travelling on a train. Her honest talk about his work and their visit to an amusement park reawaken the adult's love for life and writing.
A famous playwright driving from Mexico to L.A. gives a ride to an attractive hitchhiker who wants to be dropped off at her father's ranch. When they arrive, he's invited in to meet her family. The man is surprised to learn that he's expected to marry the girl--or else. He's being used as a substitute for the man she's been having an affair with.moreless
A British police detective travels to Borneo to capture a murderer. He knows the wife-killer is an American, and there are three of them operating a rubber plantation on the island. Since none of them fits the physical description, he sets a trap knowing that the man he's looking for is a wine expert.moreless
Sheila Miller is plotting with her brother to murder her husband for his insurance. Her father-in-law overhears their plans but, as an invalid who cannot speak, he is unable to tell anyone.
A retired card sharp is hired to find the cheater among the group of rich gamblers at in an exclusive country club. His job get tough when the lead suspect befriends him.
On her 100th birthday, a woman is visited by a reporter writing an article. Grandma's family keeps insisting she lived a moral and uneventful life in those days, but she recalls otherwise. In particular, she had a passionate affair with a famous outlaw named Laramie Cole.