Split Second (1953)
NOT RATED · 1h 25min · Crime, Drama, Film-Noir · 2 May 1953
Sam Hurley, "Nation's No. 1 killer" with a cold contempt for "heroes," escapes prison with two companions and takes a mixed bag of hostages to Nevada ghost town Lost Hope City. He knows they won't be found there because an atom-bomb test is planned for next morning! Relationships shift and tension builds as Hurley keeps the others in suspense as to whether he will let them escape before bomb time.
- Written by
Director(s): Dick Powell
Cast: Stephen McNally, Alexis Smith, Jan Sterling
Split Second 1953-Directed by Dick Powell