Hell's Island Poster

Release Date: 1955

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 24 min

Plot Summary
Las Vegas bouncer Mike Cormack (John Payne), a onetime attorney whose career was ruined by alcoholism, is given a proposal by a mysterious man named Barzland (Francis L. Sullivan). Mike is to visit the tropical island Santo Rosario and retrieve a stolen ruby. The incentive -- money, sure, but also revenge; the woman who supposedly took the jewel is Janet (Mary Murphy), Mike's ex-fiancée who left him for a pilot. Mike agrees, but quickly finds himself surrounded by danger and deception.

Cast: John Payne, Mary Murphy, Francis L. Sullivan

Director: Phil Karlson

Genres: Crime drama

Production Co: Paramount

Keywords: Revenge, Quest, Prison, Suspenseful, 1950s, Brooding, Deception, Murder, Mystery