Drive a Crooked Road
Drive a Crooked Road is a 1954 American crime film noir directed by Richard Quine and starring Mickey Rooney and Dianne Foster. The drama's screenplay was written by Blake Edwards and Richard Quine from "The Wheel Man", a story by Canadian James Benson Nablo.
|Drive a Crooked Road|
Theatrical release poster
|Directed by||Richard Quine|
|Produced by||Jonie Taps|
|Screenplay by||Blake Edwards|
|Story by||James Benson Nablo|
|Cinematography||Charles Lawton, Jr.|
|Edited by||Jerome Thoms|
|Distributed by||Columbia Pictures|
A mechanic and race car driver (Rooney) is chosen by two bank robbers to help them with a heist. The heist requires a driver with considerable driving skills to complete the task. To bait the driver into the dangerous scheme, one of the robbers uses his girlfriend (Foster) to help persuade the honest young man to assist with the crime.