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
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.