The Payoff

  • 1935
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Drama

Dunn plays a sports columnist with money problems in this nondescript melodrama. Spurred on by his nagging wife Dodd, Dunn gets mixed up with a crooked wrestling promoter hoping to better his situation. Dodd leaves him for casino operator Dinehart, whom she eventually murders. Dodd commits suicide, leaving Dunn to be comforted by colleague Ellis.

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Dunn plays a sports columnist with money problems in this nondescript melodrama. Spurred on by his nagging wife Dodd, Dunn gets mixed up with a crooked wrestling promoter hoping to better his situation. Dodd leaves him for casino operator Dinehart, whom she eventually murders. Dodd

commits suicide, leaving Dunn to be comforted by colleague Ellis.

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