"I was frightened, I'll admit it. Why shouldn't I be? I'm not used to people trying to kill me."
Wouldn't be the last time Joseph Cotten would find himself in a heap of trouble abroad, that's for sure. To quote noir expert Eddie Muller, "Coherence is not this movie's strong suit," so it's a good thing it has style to burn and is chock full of eccentric performances by members of Orson Welles's stock company.