Embraceable You (1948)

Genres - Crime, Drama, Romance  |   Run Time - 80 min.  |   Countries - USA  |  
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In this drama, a killer and a driver accidently run over a girl while fleeing a murder scene. The pursuing detective is sure that the driver is guilty, but he cannot prove it. Instead of pressing his case, the detective has the driver begin caring for the victim who received a massive blood clot from the accident and does not have long to live. As time passes, the crook finds himself falling in love with her. To raise the needed money for her care, he starts blackmailing the killer. Eventually, the driver marries his victim but his happiness is short-lived.

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accident, blackmail, blood, car, death, detective, driver, girl, guilt, hit-and-run, hitman, injury, killing, loot, love, romance, sentimental, woman