Detour

1945, Crime/Drama, 1h 9m

41 Reviews 5,000+ Ratings

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Stylish and gripping, Detour offers further proof that a patsy and a femme fatale often add up to a satisfying story. Read critic reviews

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In New York, piano player Al Roberts (Tom Neal) laments when his singer girlfriend, Sue Harvey (Claudia Drake), leaves for Hollywood, Calif. When Al gets some money, he decides to hitchhike to California to join Sue. In Arizona, Al accepts a ride with Charles Haskell (Edmund MacDonald), but during a storm in a freak accident, Haskell is killed. Frightened, Al assumes Haskell's identity and car, but soon comes upon the mysterious Vera (Ann Savage), who seems to know all about his true identity.

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Tom Neal
Al Roberts
Edmund MacDonald
Charles Haskell Jr
Tim Ryan
Nevada Diner Proprietor
Esther Howard
Holly, Diner Waitress
Pat Gleason
Joe, Trucker at Diner
Don Brodie
Used Car Salesman (uncredited)
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