Rough Shoot

Rough Shoot

Directed by Robert Parrish

Written by Eric Ambler (screenplay), Geoffrey Household (novel)

Cast: Joel McCrea as Robert Taine, Evelyn Keyes as Cecily Paine, Herbert Lom as Sandorski, Roland Culver as Randall

US Army officer Robert Taine and his wife have a small cottage in an English village. He was out hunting when he fired buckshot at a poacher but then discovers the man is dead. He is chased by the police and government agents as he tries to clear his name.