Detour (1945)

In flashback, New York nightclub pianist Al Roberts hitchhikes to Hollywood to join his girl Sue. On a rainy night, the sleazy gambler he's riding with mysteriously dies; afraid of the police, Roberts takes the man's identity. But thanks to a blackmailing dame, Roberts' every move plunges him deeper into trouble...

  • Release Date: November 30, 1945
  • Genre: Drama, Thriller
  • Director: Edgar G. Ulmer
  • Screenplay: Martin Goldsmith
  • Studio: Producers Releasing Corporation