The Chase (1946) DVD9
Chuck Scott (Robert Cummings) is a Navy veteran in Florida who's down on his luck, out of a job and out of money. One morning he finds a wallet loaded with money lying on the pavement. After buying himself a big breakfast he returns the wallet to its owner, gangster Eddie Roman (Steve Cochran) who lives in a mansion together with his wife Lorna (Michele Morgan) and his side-kick/business associate, the slimy Gino (Peter Lorre). Roman appreciates Scott's honesty and hires him as his new chauffeur. Chuck also becomes Lorna's chauffeur for evening trips, usually to the seaside. Lorna is unhappy in her marriage to the violent & ruthless Eddie, and she dreams of escaping to Havana. She asks Chuck if he can help her, and he accepts, as they've slowly grown closer and closer...

DVD9 | PAL 4:3 | 01:20:40 | 6.08 Gb + 3% rec
Language: English
Subtitles: Francais
Genre: Film-Noir

Director: Arthur Ripley
Cast: Robert Cummings, Michele Morgan, Steve Cochran
Country: USA

-- William Irish and the Chase par Stephane Bourgoin (in French with French subtitles for English dialogue).
-- L'heroine: a short film by Mireille Huchon and Bernard Laborde (in French).

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