Film Noir / Thriller
Directed by Dick Powell
Stephen McNally as Sam Hurley
Alexis Smith as Kay Garven
Jan Sterling as Dorothy 'Dottie' Vale
Keith Andes as Larry Fleming
Arthur Hunnicutt as Asa Tremaine
Paul Kelly as Bart Moore
Robert Paige as Arthur Ashton
Richard Egan as Doctor Neal Garven
Frank DeKova as 'Dummy'
Sam Hurley is a killer on the run who flees from a prison with two other men and hostages. He travels to a ghost town in Nevada known as Lost Hope City. He purposely goes there, aware that an atom-bomb test is being set up for the next day. Will he leave the hostages there when the bomb explodes?