Drive a Crooked Road Poster

Release Date: 1954

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 22 min

Plot Summary
Eddie Shannon (Mickey Rooney) is a guileless Los Angeles auto mechanic with dreams of one day racing in European car meets. Eddie encounters fetching Barbara Mathews (Dianne Foster) and, much to his surprise and delight, she agrees to date him. But Barbara's true intentions are revealed when she introduces Eddie to her associates -- Steve Norris (Kevin McCarthy) and Harold Baker (Jack Kelly) -- who, as it turns out, need a getaway driver for a planned bank heist.

Cast: Mickey Rooney, Dianne Foster, Kevin McCarthy, Jack Kelly

Director: Richard Quine

Genres: Crime drama

Keywords: Escape, Brooding, Intense, Revenge, Los Angeles, Murder, Melodramatic, 1950s