Roar of the Press (1941) Hard-Boiled Crime Reporter Full Movie
Directed by: Phil Rosen Slick action and murderous intrigue surround every scene of Roar of the Press, a hard boiled detective story from the forties. Wally Williams (Wallace Ford) is a workaholic newspaper reporter who's hot on the trail of a murder that most have been led to believe was a suicide. Williams is so engulfed in his work that he's not paying enough attention to his sexy new wife Alice, who's played by Little Women's always amazing Jean Parker. Alice decides to team up with her hubby to unravel the mysterious murder, but in the process they become new targets for the killer! Roar of the Press combines sleek characters and high powered crime for an engaging ride through danger and uncertainty.