An American pulp writer arrives in post-WWII Vienna only to find that the friend who waited for him is killed under mysterious circumstances. The ensuing mystery entangles him in his friend's involvement in the black market, with the multinational police, and with his Czech girlfriend.
|Joseph Cotten||Alida Valli|
|Orson Welles||Trevor Howard|
|Bernard Lee||Paul Hörbiger|
|Siegfried Breuer||Wilfrid Hyde-White|
|Hedwig Bleibtreu||Annie Rosar|
|Erich Ponto||Ernst Deutsch|
|1||25 Greatest Films of 1949|