A Small Town...With Big Secrets
Sam Donovan (Dennis O'Keefe) is an insurance investigator sent to a small Midwestern town, to find out whether the death of one of its policy holders was a suicide or murder. Sam is convinced that he was murdered but the entire town, led by the sheriff (William Bendix), is not talking. It's only when local girl Anita (Barbara Britton) breaks her silence does Sam begin to uncover the truth. As he falls in love with Anita, he begins to unravel the secret everyone in the town is keeping.