Repenting his sins of the past

Sep 25, 2018

9pm ANGEL ON MY SHOULDER (1946) Comedy - The Devil arranges for a deceased gangster to return to Earth as a well-respected judge to make up for his previous life.

When a gangster, Eddie Kagle (Paul Muni), is murdered by his childhood friend and business partner, Smiley Williams (Hardie Albright), he's sent to hell. There he meets Nick (Claude Rains), who tries to get him to return to the living to take over the body of Judge Frederick Parker (also Muni). Kagle agrees, enticed by the prospect of seeking revenge on Smiley. But Kagel's attempts to tarnish Parker's reputation backfire, and when he finally confronts Smiley, his frustration has peaked.

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