49th Man, The (1953, U.S.A.)

Studio: Sony/ Columbia/ TriStar


Length: 73 minutes

Available Format: 16mm, DVD

In this Cold War thriller, a car crash leads to police finding a suitcase containing pieces of an atomic bomb. Investigator John Williams (Academy Award nominated John Ireland, 1949, Best Supporting Actor, All the King’s Men) is brought in to figure out where the parts are coming from, and why. As more parts are found throughout the country, the chase leads Williams to Marseille, France, where he meets a mysterious couple and a jazz musician who might be involved.
DVD format available (newly remastered), but we hold no stock. 16mm film prints in vault. Black and white.