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Episode Info: Producers Releasing Corporation (PRC) released Detour on November 30, 1945. Edgar G. Ulmer directed the film which starred Tom Neal, Ann Savage, and Claudia Drake. ‘Detour’ Movie Summary At a roadside diner in Reno, Al Roberts drinks coffee during a layover as he hitchhikes his way back home to New York City from Los Angeles. A customer there plays a song on the jukebox that reminds him of his piano playing life he gave up in The Big Apple. Back then, he was a bitter because he felt he was overqualified to be playing piano in a cheap nightclub for pennies. However, once his girlfriend (also the nightclub’s main singer) Sue Harvey moved to Hollywood to seek untold fame and fortune, Al slipped into a deep funk. Eventually, Al decides to pack up and follow Sue to Hollywood where he will offer to marry her. Unfortunately, he job pays him little, and he has no money for a road trip. He instead hitchhikes his was across the USA. Read the full summary (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Please let us know what you think of the film in the comments section, and rate this movie from one to five stars below as well. If there is a film you’d like us to review, send us an email at with your name, location, and film choice. And finally, if you are of the social media persuasion, you can look Noirsville up on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram, and if you do, please give us a follow when you find us. Disclaimer This podcast is intended for entertainment and information purposes only. The theme music for Noirsville, In Your Arms is provided courtesy of Kevin MacLeod at under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License. All original content of this podcast is the intellectual property of Noirsville, the MHM Podcast Network, and Fuzzy Bunny Slippers Entertainment LLC unless otherwise noted. Affiliate links contained in this post will take you to and/or the iTunes Store. This means when you click a link, and purchase an item, the MHM Podcast Network will receive an affiliate commission. Advertisers and Affiliate Partnerships do not influence our content. See our Terms of Use about the inclusion of affiliate links on this site for more information. The post Detour (1945) appeared first on MHM Podcast Network.
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