DICK TRACY,DETECTIVE (1945)
Dick Tracy (also known as Dick Tracy, Detective) (1945) film based on the Dick Tracy comic-strip created by Chester Gould. It is also the first full-length film of the comic-strip, which had also been turned into a number of serials. Cast: Morgan Conway, Anne Jeffreys, Mike Mazurki, Jane Greer.
The story begins when Dorothy Stafford, is found murdered, police detective Dick Tracy and his partner, Pat Patton, are assigned to the case. Dick finds a note from 'Splitface," In the woman's purse, demanding that she place $500 in a trash can near the murder scene. Next, the mayor receives a note from Splitface, demanding that $10,000 be placed in a trash can for the following night... Soon, Dick and Pat find Thomas body. Dick sees footprints and notices a man enter the neighbors backyard. Dick becomes suspicious of Owens, the owner of the Paradise Club. Dick and Pat return to the crime scene and find a business card from the Paradise Club lying next to the body. When no one comes forward to claim the money, Dick begins to believe that the victims share a common thread.
Will Dick Tracy , find the common link of revenge before more are killed?