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A mad health care professional replaces a part of his friend's broken mind with the mind of a legal and unleashes a sequence of violent occasions.
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Lang starred her in Man Hunt (1941); Lang, Joan and her husband Walter Wanger formed a three-way partnership called Diana Productions which made Scarlet Street (1945), Woman in the Window (also 1945) and Secret Beyond the Door (1948). Although she made The Reckless Moment (1949) for Max Ophuls and Columbia Pictures, her greatest success will always be considered the femme fatale she played in Lang’s Scarlet Street. In The Scar, Bennett plays Evelyn Hahn, a secretary whose cynicism about men hides her true emotions until they are tested at the conclusion, only to be reafﬁrmed when Muller does not appear on board the cruise ship.
Fred shows Muller a headline about Marcy being killed in Mexico City. Realizing that Stansyck’s men must have followed him, Muller is almost caught 33 HOUSES OF NOIR by Bulls-eye and another mobster as he ﬂees the hotel. There are some exciting location shots at night on a local trolley as Muller pushes one of the thugs on to the tracks. ” The scene switches to a sunny day at the zoo. Muller is dating the cynical Evelyn, but suspects he is trying to put something over on her. She invites him in for coffee anyway and he asks her to look at Bartok’s ﬁles.
We got six [criminals] out of seven. ” 48 Four — Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer and The Asphalt Jungle (1950) In the very last scene, Dix and Doll are driving past white fences somewhere in Kentucky. Dix rambles on about the past, horses, not selling the black colt. He turns into the Hickory Wood Farm, stumbles out of the car, running towards a group of young colts, and collapses. His eyes are wide open, horses surrounding him, nuzzling him. Dix is dead and Doll runs towards the farmhouse for help. We never really meet Dix, the murderer, a killer without mercy in the ﬁlm.