|The Boss (1956)
Run time: 89 min | Drama
Director: Byron Haskin
Writers: Dalton Trumbo, Ben Perry
Stars: John Payne, William Bishop, Gloria McGehee
Political corruption is vividly depicted as a ruthless, power-hungry politician takes almost complete control of a state with the help of a crooked lawyer. Payne as “The Boss” gives perhaps the best performance of his career.