"I've got contracts to fill, eggs to hatch and cats to kill."

~ Sometimes a Great Notion (1971)

Portland Exposé

A tavern owner in Portland, Oregon gets involved in a struggle for power between two gangs attempting to control the unions. When his young daughter is attacked by one of the gangsters, he joins the faction fighting against the syndicate and gets important evidence via a tape recorder. He is discovered and he and his daughter are threatened but honest union men, come to his aid.

  • Rated:
  • Genre(s): Crime, Drama, Mystery
  • Release Date: 08/11/1957
  • Run Time: 72 minutes
  • Director(s): Harold D. Schuster
  • Writers: Jack DeWitt
  • Stars: Edward Binns, Carolyn Craig, Virginia Gregg
  • Cast: Edward Binns, Carolyn Craig, Virginia Gregg, Lawrence Dobkin, Frank Gorshin, Joseph Marr, Rusty Lane, Richard Bellis, Lea Penman, Jeanne Carmen
  • Studios: Lindsley Parsons Picture Corporation

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