Genre: Drama, Mystery
Duration: 107 min.
New York 1952. Mickey Jelke inherits a big sum of money and spends his nights in Manhattan, painting the city red. Night after night, he can be found in one Broadway bar or the other, in the company of disreputable persons like pimps and prostitutes. One day,a shady cop, aided by Mickey's own girlfriend, Patricia, decides to accuse him of running a prostitution network. A scandal breaks out.
sexual, serious, tense, realistic
neo noir, jazz, social differences, urban, celebrity culture, cons and scams, bar, nightlife, dishonesty, prostitute, society, friendship, social relations, social misfits, rich and poor, police corruption, political corruption, legal, couples, columnist, mate swapping, low lives, lifestyle, perjury, press agent ...
new york, usa, manhattan new york city