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MOVIE: WOMAN ON THE RUN (1950)

Screenplay by Norman Foster, Alan Campbell, Sylvia Tate

Directed by: Norman Foster

Ann Sheridan, Dennis O’Keefe, Ross Elliot

woman on the run

Eleanor Johnson’s (Sheridan) husband  Frank( Elliot) witnesses a murder while walking the dog one night..He flees worrying he will be next. The cops want their witness. A reporter Danny Leggett (O’Keefe) wants an exclusive and is willing to pay. They all trail Eleanore waiting for her husband to make contact. He does, but with a riddle she must solve. This makes her the woman on the run. The killer is right behind her.

Isn’t it  scary, when a place meant for fun turns out to be a place for evil? Eleanor takes a horrifying and dizzying roller coaster, with camera angles that put the viewer right there.

Beautifully filmed in San Francisco, California.

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