Road House 1948

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Road House ★★½ 1948

Nightclub singer Lupino inspires noir feelings between jealous road house owner Widmark and his partner Wilde. Widmark sets up Wilde to take the fall for a faked robbery, convinces the law to release him into his custody, then dares him to escape. 95m/B VHS, DVD . Richard Widmark, Ida Lupino, Cornel Wilde, Celeste Holm, O.Z. White-head; D: Jean Negulesco; W: Edward Chodorov, Oscar Saul; C: Joseph LaShelle; M: Cyril Mockridge.