Costa wrote:Anyone know from which film is this clue for next batch?
swo17 wrote:I assume that film's title is a reference to like a nightclub or something in an old noir but I'm not finding anything on that front.
mistakaninja wrote:The mob place in the '54 Dragnet film was called The Hot Spot, but that was colour too. I Wake Up Screaming was originally called Hot Spot, but it was a reference to the electric chair rather than anything specific in the picture.
Guessing this turned out to be Town on Trial. The synopsis on TCM reads,
Haven't seen the picture, but that seems to fit.
"Following a lead from a matchbook found in Molly's rooms, Halloran stakes out a local roadhouse..."