(directed by Rudolph Mate, Remade a few times, it is the story of a man who has been fatally poisoned and only has a few days to find out who did it. Quote--Bigelow: I want to report a murder . Detective: Who was murdered?
a film noir drama film directed by Rudolph Maté, is considered a classic of the genre. The frantically paced plot revolves around a doomed man's quest to find out who has poisoned him, and why. The film stars Edmond O'Brien and Pamela Britton.