Crossfire (1947) Movie Review Summary

Actors: Robert Ryan, Robert Mitchum, Robert Young, Gloria Grahame, Paul Kelly, Sam Levene, Lex Barker.

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Four American serviceman, including Monty (Robert Ryan) and Mitchell (George Cooper) go on leave in Los Angeles. They meet Joseph Samuels (Sam Levene) in a nightclub. Samuels invites Mitchell to his apartment. Later, the police find Samuels beaten to death. They suspect Mitchell, but Sergeant Keeley (Robert Mitchum) helps Detective Finlay (Robert Young) discover the real killer who committed the crime in an act of anti-semitism.
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Plot & Themes

Time/era of movie:    -   1930's-1950's Crime & Scandal    -   Yes Story of    -   catching brutal killer/stalker

Main Character

Identity:    -   Male Profession/status:    -   infantry soldier Age:    -   20's-30's Ethnicity/Nationality    -   White American


United States    -   Yes The US:    -   California City?    -   Yes

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   moderately detailed references to deaths Any profanity?    -   None Is this movie based on a    -   book

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