Released: May 13, 1942

THIS GUN FOR HIRE

Paramount Pictures (rights now owned by Universal) / 81 minutes / Directed by: Frank Tuttle

This is the first of seven screen pairings of Alan Ladd with Veronica Lake.

This Film Noir based on a novel by Graham Greene has Ladd as a contract killer who unwittingly gets mixed up with foreign spies, and ends up in an alliance with Lake who is working for a Senate Committee investigating it.

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