The Web (1947)

Director
Michael Gordon

Main cast
Ella Raines; Edmond O'Brien; William Bendix; Vincent Price; Maria Palmer

Genres
Thriller, Drama

Description
Leopold Kroner, formerly of Colby Enterprises, is released after five years in prison for embezzlement. Andrew Colby, claiming that Kroner has threatened him, hires lawyer Bob Regan as a secret bodyguard. Sure enough, Kroner turns up in Colby's room with a gun, and Regan kills him. Then Regan, who sticks around to romance Colby's secretary Noel, begins to suspect he's been used.


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