• 99 River Street (1953)

99 River Street

Release Date: January 1st, 1953

Not Yet Rated |1 hr 23 min

Plot Summary

Cab driver and ex-boxer Ernie (John Payne) discovers his wife Pauline (Peggie Castle) has been cheating on him. Ernie is approached by actress friend Linda (Evelyn Keyes), who says that she needs his help because she killed a man during an audition. After rushing to the theater, Ernie discovers that Linda's desperate tale was the audition. As if that humiliation isn't enough, Ernie is then framed for Pauline's murder by her lover, jewel thief Victor Rawlins (Brad Dexter).

Cast: John Payne, Evelyn Keyes, Brad Dexter, Frank Faylen, Peggie Castle, Jay Adler, Jack Lambert, Eddy Waller

Director: Phil Karlson

Genres: Crime drama , Action

Production Co: United Artists

Distributors: United Artists

Keywords: Revenge, 1950s, New York City, Dark, Love triangle, Murder, Fall, Mystery, Suspenseful, Gritty, Wife