Produced in quasi-documentary style, this vintage crime thriller stars Broderick Crawford as FBI Agent John Ripley. When fellow G-man Zack Stewart is murdered, Ripley takes over the trio of cases Stewart had been working on.
This film is not currently playing on MUBI but 30 other great films are. See what's now showing
2 1/2 out of 5 stars. A decent triple-crime set-up but the corny propaganda angle definitely took away from Down Three Dark Streets. The finale at the Hollywood hills sign was cool, even if it was brief. Definitely non-essential.