Wet Asphalt
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When a made-up story crafted to meet a rapidly approaching deadline spirals out of control, a young reporter takes it upon himself to warn the public and his journalistic peers of the dangers of sensationalism in this long-lost film noir directed by Frank Wisbar and starring Horst Buchholz. Aspiring journalist Greg Bachmann (Buchholz) has just been released from prison and is looking for some honest work. Soon hired as assistant to influential yellow journalist Cesar Boyd (Martin Held), Bachmann is shocked to discover that his new employer has concocted the story of a blind Nazi soldier… More

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"Relentlessly ridiculous."
‑ Walter Chaw, Film Freak Central
"Calling this a "lost noir" is an uncommon stretch -- kind of like calling Blade II a "new classic" on TNT."
‑ Christopher Null, Filmcritic.com
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