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After a nightclub owner is murdered the finger of suspicion points at three GIs who have recently returned from the war, who were drinking in his club the night of his death. Two cops attempt to discover which, if any, of the men is the culprit. Through a series of flashbacks, the ugly truth about the motive for the killing is finally revealed. This insightful film noir depicts an America that was traumatised by the Second World War and unprepared to cope with the changed men who returned from the front.
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