Film Noir

The Black Book (1949)

Director: Anthony Mann
Actors: Robert Cummings, Richard Basehart, Richard Hart, Arlene Dahl,
Runtime: 89 min.

Robespierrre, a key figure in the French revolution, has lost a black book filled with the names of people who he wants to send to the guillotine. But if the book falls into the wrong hands, it could mean his own death.

Trivia: Richard Basehart played Admiral Nelson in the 1960s hit TV show, Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea.