The Man in the Net

Alan Ladd (starring)
Michael Curtiz (director)
Hugh Wheeler (novel)
Reginald Rose (screenwriter)
Carolyn Jones, Diane Brewster (starring)

Beverly Hills, CA: United Artists, 1959. Vintage borderless reference photograph of Alan Ladd in a dynamic pose, with the image manipulated for effect, from the 1959 film noir.

Based on the 1956 novel by Hugh Wheeler, under the pseudonym Patrick Quentin.

A struggling artist (Alan Ladd) is accused of murdering his unstable, alcoholic wife (Carolyn Jones) when she goes missing, and must flee from the lynch mob forming amongst the townsfolk.

Set in fictional Stoneville, Connecticut, shot on location in Woodstock and Thompson, Connecticut and Framingham, Massachusetts.

8 x 10 inches. Light edgewear and faint toning at edges, else Near Fine.

Selby US. Spicer US. Grant US.

[Book #149472]