About the film
hitman film noir
Short Cut to Hell
Release Date: September 01, 1957
|Genres||:||Crime, Drama, Thriller|
|Production Companies||:||Paramount, A.C. Lyles Productions|
|Writers||:||Graham Greene, Ted Berkman, Albert Maltz, W.R. Burnett|
A hitman is found out because he was paid off in traceable stolen money. On the run, he kidnaps the girlfriend of the police detective in charge of his pursuit; she tries to convince him to surrender before it's too late.