United States - 1949
Director - Mark Robson
If you did a cursory search for this movie title on the web, all you would find is the 2006 film of the same name starring Sam Jackson, Jessica Biel and 50 Cent. The original film is somewhat more difficult to find since it went out of print on DVD, but there are VHS tapes floating around out there.
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A lobby card from The Poster Palace