By Graham Greene
Born out of a brutal formative years, Raven is an murderer for lease whose most recent hit—a govt minister—is one calculated to ignite a warfare. while the main sought after guy in England is paid off in marked money owed, he additionally turns into the best to track—and police detective Jimmy Mather has the lead. yet Raven’s obtained a bonus. Crossing paths with a sympathetic dancer named Anne Crowder, the emotionally scarred Raven has chanced on somebody within the wreckage of his lifestyles he can belief, possibly his purely desire for salvation. Or a minimum of, escape—because Anne is usually Mather’s fiancée. Now the destiny of 2 males depends on her. And both means, it’s betrayal.
With its issues of deception, double go, and the implications of indiscriminate ardour, the breathless cinematic narrative of Graham Greene’s mystery grew to become an ideal healthy for the vintage 1942 movie noir starring Alan Ladd and Veronica Lake.
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