Alias Nick Beal 1949
Joseph Foster is a successful and honest District Attorney who is working on a big and highly publicized case against a local mobster, Hanson. Unfortunately the main incriminating piece of evidence that he's about to lay claim to, Hanson's financial books, ends up burned to crisps. Without it he doesn't have a case. In desperation he cries out 'I'd give my soul to nail him!', at which point he receives a message that someone named Nick Beal can help him. Nick Beal miraculously knows where Foster can get the evidence he needs, a copy of the books, albeit in an illegal manner. But Foster goes for it, convicting Hanson is more important to him than a little case of theft. And from that moment on, he's firmly stuck in Beal's clutches, but Foster doesn't realize it yet.
Honest, conscientious politician turning into a ruthless, power-hungry monster...

DVD9 | PAL 4:3 | 01:28:10 | 6.29 Gb + 3% rec
Language: English, Italiano
Subtitles: Italiano
Genre: Mystery, Drama, Thriller

Director: John Farrow
Cast: Ray Milland, Audrey Totter, Thomas Mitchell
Country: USA

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