Three Post Office employees are at work when the facility is held up. The robber kills the supervisor and knocks out another employee. The third one offers no resistance and survives unscathed. Afterwards he begins to wonder if his refusal to resist was a prudent move to preserve his family, or an act of cowardice, as many in the town believe. The resulting conflict begins to tear apart his family.
A dead Hero - or a live Coward?
Did You Know?
Despite being directed by one of the most eminent British directors of its day and featuring a number of well-known British actors, this film was never given a cinema release in Britain. See more