Angel on My Shoulder Poster

Release Date: 1946

DVD Release Date: November 23rd, 1999

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 41 min

Plot Summary
When a gangster, Eddie Kagle (Paul Muni), is murdered by his childhood friend and business partner, Smiley Williams (Hardie Albright), he's sent to hell. There he meets Nick (Claude Rains), who tries to get him to return to the living to take over the body of Judge Frederick Parker (also Muni). Kagle agrees, enticed by the prospect of seeking revenge on Smiley. But Kagel's attempts to tarnish Parker's reputation backfire, and when he finally confronts Smiley, his frustration has peaked.

Cast: Paul Muni, Anne Baxter, Claude Rains, George Cleveland, Onslow Stevens, Hardie Albright, James Flavin, Erskine Sanford

Director: Archie Mayo

Genres: Fantasy

Production Co: United Artists

Keywords: Revenge, Relationships, 1940s, Rivalry, Death, Amusing, Judge