Red Light (1949)

Director
Roy Del Ruth

Main cast
George Raft; Virginia Mayo; Gene Lockhart; Raymond Burr; Harry Morgan

Genres
Mystery, Thriller

Description
Nick Cherney, in prison for embezzling from Torno Freight Co., sees a chance to get back at Johnny Torno through his young priest brother Jess. He pays fellow prisoner Rocky, who gets out a week before Nick, to murder Jess... who, dying, tells revenge-minded Johnny that he'd written a clue "in the Bible." Frustrated, Johnny obsessively searches for the missing Gideon Bible from Jess's hotel room.


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