Otto Kellar and his wife Alma work as caretaker and housekeeper at a Catholic church in Quebec. While robbing a house where he sometimes works as a gardener, Otto is caught and kills the owner. Racked with guilt he heads back to the church where Father Michael Logan is working late. Otto confesses his crime, but when the police begin to suspect Father Locan, he cannot reveal what he has been told in the confession. Anne Baxter, Karl Malden, and Montgomery Clift star in this Hitchcock film.
Anne Baxter,O.E. Hasse,Brian Aherne,Karl Malden,Dolly Haas,Montgomery Clift
Hitchcock's tale of a priest who becomes a murder suspect when he won't divulge what he knows.