Great clip from The Bribe, (1949) a steamy film noir starring Ava Gardner, Robert Taylor, Vincent Price and Charles Laughton.
Taylor plays an FBI agent on a mission to break up an illegal war surplus racket. Ava’s an innocent femme fatale, the devil’s candy.
Here’s the moment Taylor—and the audience—first lay eyes on Ava.
Ava’s killer gown designed by the Irene (b. Irene Lentz.)