Fifteen-year-old girl Dotty Fisher is assaulted at a construction camp. In the wake of this incident, the construction workers form a vigilante group led by the hot-headed Frank Doran in order to find the person responsible for the attack. After the group erroneously assume that innocent Puerto Rican Raphael Infante is guilty of the crime, only one lone man named Alec Beggs dares to stand up to the angry mob.
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In By Sidney Lumet
(2015), Lumet reveals that most of Lloyd Bridges
irate moments were improvised by the actor himself, who got carried away by the whole scenario of the story. Bridges got so emotional that he made use of some profanity that wasn't included in the script which worried the director a little since this was a live TV project. See more
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