Carmen Jones

Version of the Bizet opera set in World War II, with new lyrics and an African-American cast.

Laura

A police detective falls in love with the woman whose murder he’s investigating.

Where the Sidewalk Ends

Tough NYC police detective Dixon misses out on a promotion because of his record of roughing up suspects. When accidentally kills a suspect in a murder case he plants clues to absolve himself. But when the father of a woman he recently fell in love is accused of the crime his plan looks like back firing.