Crossfire Poster

Release Date: 1947

DVD Release Date: July 5th, 2005

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 26 min

Plot Summary
Stark, claustrophobic thriller about an anti-Semitic soldier who kills a Jewish war veteran, evading detection because of his loyal friends' protection. However, a detective is determined that the crime will not go unsolved and sets about laying a trap for the murderer.

Cast: Robert Young, Robert Mitchum, Robert Ryan, Gloria Grahame, Paul Kelly, Richard Benedict, Sam Levene, Jacqueline White

Director: Edward Dmytryk

Genres: Crime drama

Production Co: RKO Radio Pictures Inc.

Keywords: 1940s, Investigation, Murder, Soldier, Dark, Bar, Friendship, Mystery, Hotel, Suspenseful, Pursuit


Nominated Film From Any Source
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1948)
Nominated Directing
Nominated Actress in a Supporting Role
Nominated Actor in a Supporting Role
Nominated Best Motion Picture
Nominated Writing (Screenplay)