Four inebriated teenagers out joyriding accidentally kill a pedestrian with their car. The rich father of one of the kids tries to get them off the hook to save the family's name, but the students aren't cooperating. None of the group will say who was actually driving.
Wealthy Harriet Whitney battles alcoholism while her womanizing husband George Whitney prepares for a rendezvous with Janet, the wife of her doctor. Everyone's lives become entangled in a web of anguish as George Whitney is found dead by Janet before anything happened between them. When George's death becomes a matter of police and public records, Harriet hires a P.I. to find the woman in the motel room with her husband before his death. Blackmailing is not beneath the motel manager Fargis after he recognizes Janet at the funeral.moreless
Wielding a gun, Edward Smalley invades the office of attorney J. Marvin Bean. The attorney has no idea what this is all about until forced to remember an incident in World War II when Smalley had been accused of treason, and Bean was his court-appointed military attorney. The trial was cancelled before Smalley was given a chance to exonerate himself.moreless
David Buchanan and Carlos Portay literally bump into each other on the street one night after having too much to drink. A minor argument ensues, causing Buchanan to strike his head on a fire hydrant. A woman screams for the police and the story is reported as a mugging. The police don't find Carlos, so Buchanan goes looking. During his search he causes Carlos's daughter to run into the path of an on coming truck. Now, Carlos grabs a gun and starts hunting for Buchanan.moreless
Detective Sam Manners has narrowed the answer down to two choices: Jennifer had been murdered by her mother, Charlotte Heaton, a few years earlier when she disappeared or an orphaned burglary suspect, Judy Harper, is actually the missing Jennifer.
Amazing thriller as the chase is on after a Swedish freighter loses one of its crew just before docking who is carrying a time bomb set to go off in a matter of hours.
American writer Jack Fleming, having trouble with his craft, returns to Europe where he fought during the war. He visits old friend Roman Castillo who, nearing the end of his life, is now married to the woman he once loved. Roman asks his friend to write his biography, including the noble parts (like fighting against fascism in Spain), but leaving out his darker side. Fleming's refusal to paint a false picture of his friend's life results in a tragic and unexpectedly twist.moreless