Half A Sinner (1940)
Half A Sinner
Mystery / Suspense
Directed by Al Christie
Heather Angel as Anne Gladden
John 'Dusty' King as Larry Cameron
Constance Collier as Mrs. Jefferson Breckenridge
Walter Catlett as Turnpike Gas Station Attendant
Tom Dugan as Red Egan
Robert Elliott as Officer Kelly
Clem Bevans as Snuffy
Emma Dunn as Granny Gladden
Henry Brandon as Handsome, Red's Sidekick
William B. Davidson as Slick Kopesco
Fern Emmett as Margaret Reed
Sonny Bupp as Willy
Wilbur Mack as Chauffeur Mason
Joe Devlin as Steve, Kopesco Goon
A girl finds a dead gangster in the back seat of her car. Anne Gladden is a school teacher who lives quite a normal everyday life. She begins to feel bored with the same daily routine and decides to take a chance, purchase some new fashionable attire and begins to flirt with danger.
In one point in the film, a gangster flirts with Anne and she escapes from him and steals his car. Unknown to Anne, there is a dead body in the trunk. When she comes across a young handsome man on the side of the road she decides to give him a ride.
Later the couple find out the car they are driving has a dead body in the trunk and they now realize they must return the car , however between the gangsters and the police both after this couple they are in for quite an adventure.