When he is unsuccessful as a playwright, Dr. Paul Joseph Goebbels, takes position as a tutor in the home of Herr Quandt, in order to support himself. While Lodging at the home of Colonel Brandt , the true nature of his character is made evident when he becomes enamoured with the Colonel’s daughter Maria and is then driven from the Colonel’s home. After ushering for a meeting for the German Socialist Party, Goebbels becomes a diligent follower, which leads him to be made propaganda head. He soon becomes well known as the Scoundrel of Berlin, after his notorious attempts to force his attentions upon innocent & unsuspecting girls. Goebbels, who still has his sights set on Maria, the actress daughter of Colonel Brandt, secretly secures a contract for her with the famous UFA studios of Berlin, with her becoming an overnight success. However, he soon finds that his efforts to win her have all been in vain, when Maria becomes interested in a young doctor and then shuns Goebbels advances.
Detour tells the story of Al Roberts (Tom Neal), a New York nightclub pianist who accepts a ride from a gambler Charles Haskell, Jr. to join his girlfriend in Hollywood. When the driver mysteriously dies, Al assumes the man's identity and the car, fearful he'll be accused of murder. Shortly thereafter, h picks up the beautiful Vera (Ann Savage) who had coincidentally been given a ride by Haskell earlier. She realizes Al has disposed of the body and, holding the threat of summoning the police over his head, forces him to continue his ruse to collect an inheritance from Haskell's millionaire father whom he hasn't seen in years.
Renegade Girl movie trailer - starring Jack Holt, Edward Brophy, Alan Curtis, Ann Savage, Russell Wade. Directed by William Berke. Theatrical Release Date: 12/25/1946
Rating: Not Rated
Detour -- Chance events trap hitch-hiker Al Roberts in a tightening net of film noir trouble.
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A New York nightclub pianist accepts a ride from a gambler to join his girlfriend in Hollywood. When the driver mysteriously dies, Al assumes the man’s identity and the car, fearful he’ll be accused of murder.
As late '40s Autry Columbia vehicles go, this one is pretty good. Gene runs into some Indians stealing from his ranch. They are suffering from malnutrition. Gene feels for them and goes into action when he finds that a local storeowner is cheating them. Transferred from a decent 16mm original print unlike most other video releases that were transferred from dupe prints.
Evil Indian Agent Richards is cheating the Indians into starvation. Gene shows that their raids are only for survival.
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