• Release Date: March 6, 1951
  • Cast: Paul Douglas, Richard Basehart, Barbara Bel Geddes
  • Director: Henry Hathaway
  • Genre: Suspense/Thriller

Synopsis: Preparing to jump from the ledge of a skyscraper, Robert Cosick (Richard Basehart), a depressed young man, is spotted by police officer Charlie Dunnigan (Paul Douglas), who attempts to talk him down. Bringing in his dysfunctional parents (Agnes Moorehead, Robert Keith) and girlfriend Virginia (Barbara Bel Geddes) only seems to exacerbate the situation. Meanwhile, the number of onlookers increases as the spectacle unfolds, profoundly affecting some in the crowd.