A rich young woman tries to escape boredom and her controlling boyfriend with a series of dalliances with working-class men. She falls for a communist factory worker who rejects her because of their class differences.
Two innocent people are arrested. An interesting third person, with broken English, joins them in their cell. On his idea, they decide to escape from the prison. Their journey is the rest of the movie.
A film noirish atmosphere is created to show detective Lunch (a popular underground musician and poet) plow her way through the plans of a corporate businessman who seeks government defense... See full summary »