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Not Yet Rated| 1 hr. 9 min.

Plot Summary
In New York, piano player Al Roberts (Tom Neal) laments when his singer girlfriend, Sue Harvey (Claudia Drake), leaves for Hollywood, Calif. When Al gets some money, he decides to hitchhike to California to join Sue. In Arizona, Al accepts a ride with Charles Haskell (Edmund MacDonald), but during a storm in a freak accident, Haskell is killed. Frightened, Al assumes Haskell's identity and car, but soon comes upon the mysterious Vera (Ann Savage), who seems to know all about his true identity.

Cast: Tom Neal , Ann Savage , Claudia Drake , Edmund MacDonald , Tim Ryan , Esther Howard , Roger Clark , Pat Gleason

Director: Edgar G. Ulmer

Genres: Crime drama

Detour (1945)

Release Date: November 30th, 1945|1 hr. 9 min.

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