War hero turned villain George Martin escapes from prison, but he is handcuffed to a naive young crook Willie Stannard. After using a clever plan to obtain railway tickets, and with the police, and the press in hot pursuit, George has to find a way of breaking loose from Willie, and to make his escape.
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Did You Know?
The scene where Jack Warner has a shave at the barbershop and there's a policeman present, is reminiscent of a similar scene from "I Am a Fugitive from a Chain Gang." See more
When George Martin steals the battledress, he manages to put it on whilst still handcuffed to Willie Stannard. See more
Closing credits epilogue: "All men are born brothers, and anything that hurts my brother hurts me. If my brother commits a crime, I am a criminal; if he sings, there is music in my heart. Before you have dealings with any man, ask yourself: 'Am I my brother's keeper?' The Answer is 'Yes'" (Henry Hassett Browne) See more
Remade as The Defiant Ones