Dead Reckoning Poster

Release Date: 1947

DVD Release Date: January 14th, 2003

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 40 min

Plot Summary
War heroes Rip Murdock (Humphrey Bogart) and Johnny Drake (William Prince) are sent to Washington, D.C., by train, but are not told why. During the trip, they learn they're about to receive top honors for their service. Johnny, seemingly terrified by the publicity that awaits him, jumps off the train and later turns up dead. Suspecting foul play, Rip begins digging into his pal's past. He encounters cover-ups, threats to his own life and deadly femme fatale Coral Chandler (Lizabeth Scott).

Cast: Humphrey Bogart, Lizabeth Scott, Morris Carnovsky, William Prince, Wallace Ford, Charles Cane

Director: John Cromwell

Genres: Mystery

Production Co: Columbia Pictures Corporation

Keywords: Brooding, Murder, 1940s, Friend, Mystery, Hotel, Gripping, Suspenseful, Investigation