Category Archives: Film-Noir

Waterfront at Midnight (1948)

Director : William Berke
Release Date : 1948
Genre : Crime, Drama, Film-Noir
Cast : William Gargan as Mike Hanrohan, Mary Beth Hughes as Ethel Novack, Richard Travis as 'Socks' Barstow, Richard Crane as Denny Hanrohan, Cheryl Walker as Helen Hanrohan, Horace McMahon as Hank Bremmer, John Hilton as Woody, Douglas Fowley as Joe Sargus, Paul Harvey as Commissioner Ryan, Keye Luke as Loy Edward Gargan
Plot : Plot/Story Not found.
Run Time : 63 min
Country : USA
Company : Pine-Thomas Productions

I Wouldn't Be in Your Shoes (1948)

Director : William Nigh
Release Date : 1948
Genre : Mystery, Film-Noir, Crime, Drama
Cast : Don Castle as Thomas J. 'Tom' Quinn, Elyse Knox as Ann Quinn, Regis Toomey as Police Inspector Clint Judd, Charles D. Brown as Inspector Stevens, Rory Mallinson as Harry, 1st Detective, Robert Lowell as Kosloff, Steve Darrell as District Attorney, Bill Kennedy as 2nd Detective, Esther Michelson as Mrs. Finkelstein, Ray Dolciame as Shoeshine Boy, William Ruhl as Police Lieutenant, John Sheehan as Judge, John Elliott as Mr. Lake, Tom's Lawyer (as John H. Elliott), Dorothy Vaughan as Mrs. Alvin, Herman Cantor as Jury Foreman, Hugh Charles as Counterman, Laura Treadwell as Mrs. Stevens, Joseph E. Bernard as Apartment House Manager (as Joe Bernard), Tito Vuolo as Campana, the Grocer, Jimmy Aubrey as Tramp, John Shay as Salesman, Donald Kerr as Vaudeville Man, Stanley Blystone as McGee, Matty Fain as Prisoner, John Doucette as Prisoner, Dan White as Prisoner, Bill Walker as Prisoner, Ray Teal as Guard, Paul Bryar as Guard, Walden Boyle as Priest, Wally Walker as Clerk, Eddie Parker as Policeman Lou Marcelle as (voice), Bert Stevens as Dance Extra at Academy
Plot : A dancer is pinned for the basis that murder behind his shoe prints are looked on at the view of the crime. His better half follows the path of hints to the sincere killer.
Run Time : 70 min
Country : USA
Company : Monogram Pictures

The Hunted (1948)

Director : Jack Bernhard
Release Date : 1948
Genre : Film-Noir, Crime, Drama
Cast : Preston Foster as Johnny Saxon, Belita as Laura Mead, Pierre Watkin as Simon Rand, Attorney, Edna Holland as Miss Turner, Russell Hicks as Dan Meredith Chief of Detectives, Frank Ferguson as Paul Harrison, Joseph Crehan as Police Captain, Larry J. Blake as Hollis Smith (as Larry Blake), Cathy Carter as Sally Winters, Charles McGraw as Detective, Tristram Coffin as Detective Ernie Adams as Service Station Attendant, Harry Adams as Doctor, Jean Andren as Nurse, Andy Andrews as Detective, Valerie Ardis as Bit Role, Robert Barron as Customer, Guy Beach as Silas, Ralph Brooks as Reporter, Michael Browne as Young Policeman, George Chandler as Joe the Bartender, Carole Donne as Waitress, Estelle Etterre as Waitress, Tom Fadden as Hayseed Bus Passenger, Matty Fain as Truck Driver, Art Foster as Detective, William Hall as Bus Driver, Chuck Hamilton as Motorcycle Officer, Earle Hodgins as Barker, Maynard Holmes as Co-Driver, Thomas E. Jackson as Detective, Muriel Kearney as Agnes, Colin Kenny as Restaurant table extra, Donald Kerr as Spieler, Walter Lawrence as Spieler, Rory Mallinson as Arizona Highway Patrol, Allen Mathews as Policeman, Janet Murdoch as Landlady, John O'Connor as Musician, Jack Raymond as Spieler, Richard Reeves as Detective, Jack Reynolds as Spieler, Larry Rio as Musician, Frank J. Scannell as Bus Station Attendant / Starter, Larry Valli as Clown, George Volk as Detective
Plot : A check undercover agent exploring a jewel robbery discovers sign that facets to his spouse because the culprit…
Run Time : 88 min
Country : USA
Company : Allied Artists Pictures

Whiplash (1948)

Director : Lewis Seiler
Release Date : 1948
Genre : Drama, Film-Noir
Cast : Dane Clark as Michael Gordon, aka Mike Angelo, Alexis Smith as Laurie Durant, Zachary Scott as Rex Durant, Eve Arden as Chris Sherwood, Jeffrey Lynn as Dr. Arnold Vincent, S.Z. Sakall as Sam, Alan Hale as Terrance O'Leary, Douglas Kennedy as Costello, Ransom M. Sherman as Tex Sanders (as Ransom Sherman), Freddie Steele as Duke Carney (as Fred Steele), Robert Lowell as Trask, Don McGuire as Markus Joe Gray as Fighter, Al Winters as Waiter in nightclub, Larry Anzalone as Fighter, Paul Baxley as Fighter, John Daheim as Kid Lucas, Gene Delmont as Second, Jimmie Dodd as Bill, Piano Player, Bess Flowers as Extra, Rudolf Friml Jr. as Orchestra Leader, Ceferino García as Fighter, Tommy Garland as Rocky, George Goodman as Fighter, Joey Gray as Fighter, John Harmon as Kid McGee, Sam Hayes as Ringside Radio Announcer, Cliff Herd as Waiter, I. Stanford Jolley as Artist, Donald Kerr as Vendor, Joe La Barba as Second, Mike Lally as Ring Announcer, Kate Drain Lawson as Woman on Steps, Harry Lewis as Press Man, Cy Malis as Second, Charles Marsh as Charlie, the Hotel Clerk, Philo McCullough as, Ray McDonald as Second, Larry McGrath as Manager, Howard M. Mitchell as Fight Announcer, Ray Montgomery as Press Man, Howard Negley as Policeman, Georgie Nokes as Boy at Beach, Jimmy O'Gatty as Handler, Norman Ollestad as Boy at Beach, Harvey Parry as Handler, Bob Perry as Timekeeper, Maudie Prickett as Mrs. Gruman, Rito Punay as Fighter, Wally Rose as Fighter, John Salvata as Fighter, Wallace Scott as Drunk, Sammy Shack as Second, Aldo Spoldi as Fighter, Arthur Sullivan as Fighter, Charles Sullivan as Second, George Suzanne as Second, Sailor Vincent as Second, Ralph Volkie as Referee, Henry Vroom as Fighter, Richard Walsh as Assistant Stage Manager, Jack Worth as Pelican Club Doorman, Buddy Wright as Fighter, Clifton Young as Gunman
Plot : Plot/Story Not found.
Run Time : 91 min
Country : USA
Company : Warner Bros. Pictures

Parole, Inc. (1948)

Director : Alfred Zeisler
Release Date : 1948
Genre : Crime, Film-Noir
Cast : Michael O'Shea as Richard Hendricks, Turhan Bey as Barney Rodescu, Evelyn Ankers as Jojo Dumont, Virginia Lee as Glenda Palmer, Charles Bradstreet as Harry Palmer, Lyle Talbot as Police Commissioner, Michael Whalen as Kid Redmond, Charles Williams as Titus Jones, James Cardwell as Duke Vigili, Paul Bryar as Charley Newton, Noel Cravat as Blackie Olson Marshall Bradford as Governor, Edgar Dearing as Atty. Gen. Whitmore, Bess Flowers as Mary – Nurse, Charles Jordan as Monty Cooper, Harry Lauter as Donald Perkins, John Merton as Police Captain
Plot : Parole officers dispute hostile gangsters struggling to infiltrate the parole system.
Run Time : 71 min
Country : USA
Company : Equity Pictures Corporation

Assigned to Danger (1948)

Director : Budd Boetticher
Release Date : 1948
Genre : Film-Noir, Crime, Drama
Cast : Gene Raymond as Dan Sullivan, Noreen Nash as Bonnie Powers, Robert Bice as Frankie Mantell (as Bob Bice), Martin Kosleck as Louie Volkes, Mary Meade as Evie, Ralf Harolde as Matty Farmer, Jack Overman as Biggie Kritz, Gene Evans as Joey Victor Cutler as Nip Powers, Franklyn Farnum as Mr. Norton, Russell Hicks as Thomas A. Rivers, Bill Kennedy as Assistant District Attorney, Eddie Parks as Mr. Beasley, Emory Parnell as Sheriff, Dean Riesner as Dr. Michael Kelly, Chili Williams as Secretary
Plot : Insurance investigator Dan Sullivan is constraint to pose for a health worker jiffy examining a colossal payroll robbery.
Run Time : 66 min
Country : USA
Company : Ben Stoloff Productions

Walk a Crooked Mile (1948)

Director : Gordon Douglas
Release Date : 1948
Genre : Crime, Drama, Film-Noir
Cast : Louis Hayward as Philip 'Scotty' Grayson, Dennis O'Keefe as Daniel F. O'Hara, Louise Allbritton as Dr. Toni Neva, Carl Esmond as Dr. Ritter von Stolb, Onslow Stevens as Igor Braun, Raymond Burr as Krebs, Art Baker as Dr. Frederick Townsend, Lowell Gilmore as Dr. William Forrest, Philip Van Zandt as Anton Radchek, Charles Evans as Dr. Homer Allen, Frank Ferguson as Carl Bemish, Reed Hadley as Narrator (voice) Paul Bryar as Ivan, Fred Coby as Fred, FBI Chemist, Bert Davidson as FBI Agent Potter, John Hamilton as G.W. Hunter, Myron Healey as FBI Agent Thompson, Marten Lamont as FBI chemist, Jimmy Lloyd as FBI Agent Alison, Howard Negley as Feodore, Steve Pendleton as Police Detective Gaines, Lee Phelps as Cop, Grandon Rhodes as Adolph Mizner, Keith Richards as FBI Agent Miller, Suzanne Ridgeway as Extra at Murder Scene, Tamara Shayne as Mrs. Ecko, Landlady, Arthur Space as Mr. North, Gale Storm as Voice on Tape Recorder, William Tannen as FBI Chemist, Ray Teal as Police Sergeant, Arthur Tovey as Plant Worker, Crane Whitley as Curly
Plot : A defense trickle is considered at a Southern California atomic plant. The authorities platform inside likelihood that the figures leaked may well set out to a adverse nation…
Run Time : 91 min | France:87 min
Country : USA
Company : Edward Small Productions

Race Street (1948)

Director : Edwin L. Marin
Release Date : 1948
Genre : Crime, Drama, Film-Noir
Cast : George Raft as Daniel J. 'Dan' Gannin, William Bendix as Lt. Barney Runson, Marilyn Maxwell as Robbie Lawrence, Frank Faylen as Phil Dickson, Harry Morgan as Hal Towers (as Henry Morgan), Gale Robbins as Elaine Gannin, Cully Richards as Mike Hadley, Mack Gray as Stringy, Russell Hicks as Easy Mason, Tom Keene as Al (as Richard Powers), William Forrest as Nick Walters, James Nolan as Herbie (as Jim Nolan), George Turner as Dixie, Richard Benedict as Sam, Dean White as Big Jack, Freddie Steele as Monty Eddie Arden as Minor Role, Wong Artarne as Lee – Gannin's Houseboy, Reginald Billado as Clerk, Barry Brooks as Intern in Hallway, James Bush as Male Nurse on Ward, George Chandler as Herman – Waiter, James Conaty as Racetrack Spectator / Nightclub Patron, Oliver Cross as Turf Club Headwaiter, Robert Dudley as Pop – Watchman, Franklyn Farnum as Minor Role, George Goodman as Turf Club Waiter, Charmienne Harker as Cigarette Girl at Turf Club, Cy Kendall as Shoeshine Customer, Mary Kent as Central Receiving Nurse-Receptionist, Mike Lally as Minor Role, Charles Lane as Switchboard Operator-Clerk, Mickey Martin as Jimmy – Elevator Boy, Frank McClure as Racetrack Spectator, Sam McDaniel as Garage Attendant, Hercules Mendez as Chef, Al Murphy as Drunk, George Murray as Minor Role, Joan Myles as Cigarette Girl, William H. O'Brien as Racetrack Spectator, June Pickerell as Minor Role, Al Rhein as Man in Joe's Bar, Jason Robards Sr. as Apartment Desk Clerk, Edna Ryan as Lucille – Dan's Receptionist, Carl Saxe as Detective, Frank J. Scannell as Bar Patron Claiming 'Deafness', Michael St. Angel as Clerk, Larry Steers as Nightclub Patron, Bert Stevens as Nightclub Patron, Michael Wallace as Headwaiter at Billy's, Eric Wilton as Bar Patron, Jane Worland as Hat Check Girl
Plot : Nice-guy bookie Dan Gannin purposes to renounce the racket; he's chance one more middle of the night group plus his torch-singing sis for innate attraction…
Run Time : 79 min
Country : USA
Company : RKO Radio Pictures

To the Ends of the Earth (1948)

Director : Robert Stevenson
Release Date : 1948
Genre : Crime, Film-Noir, Thriller
Cast : Dick Powell as Commissioner Michael Barrows, Signe Hasso as Ann Grant, Maylia as Shu Pan Wu, Ludwig Donath as Nicholas Sokim, Vladimir Sokoloff as Commissioner Lum Chi Chow, Edgar Barrier as Grieg, John Hoyt as George C. Shannon, Marcel Journet as Commissioner Lariesier, Luis Van Rooten as Commissioner Alberto Berado, Fritz Leiber as Binda Sha Harry J. Anslinger as Himself – Commissioner H.J. Anslinger, Jack Barnett as Ensign, Horace Brown as Ship's Officer, Peter Chong as Joe, Tom Coleman as Treasury Agent in Ship's Galley, Douglas D. Coppin as Ship's Officer, Sally Corner as Midgie, Bess Flowers as Ship Passenger, Nacho Galindo as Cab Driver, Fred Godoy as Pastry Cook, Otto Han as Court Clerk, Lou Krugman as Commissioner Amar Hassam, Henry Kulky as Giant Chinese Man, Frank Lackteen as Camel Driver, Eddie Lee as Chian Soo, James B. Leong as Chinese Driver, George J. Lewis as Ship's Cook Who Is Lying About Fire, Richard Loo as Commissioner Lu, Robert Malcolm as Clark, Frank Mayo as Ship's Captain, Frank McClure as Ship Passenger, Walter Pietila as Narcotics Agent, Michael Raffetto as Professor Salim, Robert Riordan as Ship's Doctor, Julian Rivero as Cab Driver, Leonardo Scavino as Hernando, Mahmud Shaikhaly as Egyptian Policeman at Gate, Vernon Steele as Commissioner Lionel Hadley, Ivan Triesault as Naftalie Vrandstadter, Peter Virgo as Mahmoud, George Volk as Cassidy, Nick Volpe as Sketch Artist, Richard Wang as Hotel Clerk, Harlan Warde as Harry Hardt, Blue Washington as Binda Sha Henchman, Mack Williams as Coast Guard Captain, Florence Wix as Mrs. Mary Paine, Beal Wong as Transportation Captain, Victor Sen Yung as Chinese Pilot
Plot : Based on the documents of the United States Department of Treasury. Commissioner Michael Barrows is an American Government Agent…
Run Time : 109 min | West Germany:95 min
Country : USA
Company : Kennedy-Buckman Pictures

I Love Trouble (1948)

Director : S. Sylvan Simon
Release Date : 1948
Genre : Film-Noir, Mystery
Cast : Franchot Tone as Stuart Bailey, Janet Blair as Norma Shannon, Janis Carter as Mrs. Caprillo aka Jane Breeger aka Janie Joy, Adele Jergens as Boots Nestor, Glenda Farrell as Hazel Bixby, Steven Geray as Keller, Tom Powers as Ralph Johnston, Lynn Merrick as Mrs. Johnston, John Ireland as Reno, Donald Curtis as Martin, Eduardo Ciannelli as John Vega Caprillo, Robert Barrat as Lt. Quint, Raymond Burr as Herb, Eddie Marr as Sharpy, Arthur Space as Sgt. Muller, Sid Tomack as Buster Buffin George Bell as Elevator Boy, Paul E. Burns as Janitor, Claire Carleton as Tired Blonde, Lane Chandler as Recording Detective, Douglas D. Coppin as Lab Man, Louise Franklin as Maid, Karen X. Gaylord as Betty, John Hart as, Mary Adams Hayes as Extra, Nan Holliday as High School Girl, Martha Montgomery as Angel, Roseanne Murray as Miss Phipps, Vesey O'Davoren as Butler, Garry Owen as Gus, Gene Roth as Plainclothesman, William Stubbs as Dealer, Harry Tyler as Warehouse Foreman, Isabel Withers as Gracie
Plot : A filthy rich mature woman hires a secret agent to scrutinize his wife's past. The secret agent (Franchot Tone) discovers…
Run Time : 93 min
Country : USA
Company : Columbia Pictures Corporation

The Undercover Man (1949)

Director : Joseph H. Lewis
Release Date : 1949
Genre : Crime, Drama, Film-Noir, Romance
Cast : Glenn Ford as Frank Warren, Nina Foch as Judith Warren, James Whitmore as George Pappas, Barry Kelley as Attorney Edward J. O'Rourke, David Wolfe as Stanley Weinburg, Frank Tweddell as Inspector Herzog, Howard St. John as Joseph S. Horan, John F. Hamilton as Police Desk Sergeant Shannon, Leo Penn as Sidney Gordon, Joan Lazer as Rosa Rocco, Esther Minciotti as Maria Rocco, Angela Clarke as Theresa Rocco, Anthony Caruso as Salvatore Rocco, Robert Osterloh as Emanuel 'Manny' Zanger, Kay Medford as Gladys LaVerne, Patricia Barry as Muriel Gordon (as Patricia White) Richard Bartell as Bailiff, Peter Brocco as Johnny – Handwriting Expert, John Butler as Grocer / Bookie, Wheaton Chambers as Judge Parker's Secretary, Marcella Cisney as Alice Ferguson, Michael Cisney as Fred Ferguson, Tom Coffey as Gunman, Tom Coleman as Plainclothesman Spectator, Roy Darmour as Hoodlum, George Douglas as District Attorney, Jim Drum as Policeman, Sidney Dubin as Harris, Ben Erway as Court Clerk, Virginia Farmer as Mrs. Weisner, John George as Onlooker at Murder Scene, Everett Glass as Judge Allen F. Parker, Jack Gordon as Hoodlum, Sol Gorss as Hoodlum, Robert Haines as Minor Role, Tom Hanlon as Newsreel Announcer, Ken Harvey as Big Fellow, John Ireland as Opening Off-Screen Narrator (voice), Ted Jordan as Hoodlum, Sam LaMarr as Minor Role, Pat Lane as Policeman, Stella LeSaint as Minor Role, Robert Malcolm as Malibu Policeman, Cy Malis as Hoodlum, Joe Mantell as Newsboy, Paul Marion as Hoodlum, Irene Martin as Minor Role, Allen Mathews as Policeman, Edwin Max as Horse Parlor Manager, Frank Mayo as Jury Foreman, Daniel Meyers as Minor Role, Silvio Minciotti as Vendor, Al Murphy as Minor Role, Billy Nelson as Horse Parlor Bouncer, Brian O'Hara as Policeman, Joe Palma as Policeman, Franklin Parker as Minor Role, Rose Plumer as Rocco Tenement Resident, Ed Randolph as Minor Role, William Rhinehart as Gunman, Wally Rose as Hoodlum, Bernard Sell as Minor Role, Bert Stevens as Plainclothesman Spectator, Bill Stubbs as Gambler, Glen Thompson as Hoodlum, Arthur Tovey as Federal Agent Guarding Witnesses, William Vedder as Druggist, Peter Virgo as Cigar-Store Owner / Bookie, Ralph Volkie as Big Fellow, Helen Wallace as Mrs. O'Rourke, Harlan Warde as Hoodlum, Esther Zeitlin as Minor Role
Plot : Treasury Department origin Frank Warren eliminates on the case of a mob principal who has avoided paying tolls on his ill-gotten gains.
Run Time : 85 min
Country : USA
Company : Columbia Pictures Corporation

Johnny Stool Pigeon (1949)

Director : William Castle
Release Date : 1949
Genre : Drama, Film-Noir, Crime
Cast : Howard Duff as George Morton, Shelley Winters as Terry Stewart, Dan Duryea as Johnny Evans, Tony Curtis as Joey Hyatt (as Anthony Curtis), John McIntire as Nick Avery, Gar Moore as Sam Harrison, Leif Erickson as Pringle, Barry Kelley as William McCandles, Hugh Reilly as Charlie, Wally Maher as T.H. Benson Patricia Alphin as McCandle's Secretary, Gregg Barton as Treasury Man, James Conaty as Courtroom Extra, Pilar Del Rey as Mexican Girl, Leslie Denison as Canadian Undercover Man, Watson Downs as Watchman, Charles Drake as Hotel Clerk, Harry A. Evans as Federal Judge, Al Ferguson as Porter, Alan Foster as Informer, Robert Foulk as Pete, Nacho Galindo as Señor Martinez, Chuck Hamilton as Prison Guard, Don Hayden as John Whalen, Colin Kenny as Porter, Joe Kerr as Headwaiter, Robert Kimball as Joe, Bartender, Grace Lenard as Woman Informer, Edwin Max as Pete Carter, Bill McLean as Taxi Driver, Rudolph Medina as Mexican Boy, William H. O'Brien as Waiter, Robert A. O'Neil as Informer, Kenneth Patterson as Ray Dallas, Sherman Sanders as Square Dance Caller, Pat Shade as Bellboy, Bert Stevens as Extra, Burk Symon as Morgue Attendant, Joe Turkel as Bellboy, Duke York as Bodyguard
Plot : Plot/Story Not found.
Run Time : 76 min
Country : USA
Company : Universal International Pictures (UI)

Border Incident (1949)

Director : Anthony Mann
Release Date : 1949
Genre : Crime, Film-Noir, Thriller
Cast : Ricardo Montalban as Pablo Rodriguez, George Murphy as Jack Bearnes, Howard Da Silva as Owen Parkson, James Mitchell as Juan Garcia, Arnold Moss as Zopilote, Alfonso Bedoya as Cuchillo, Teresa Celli as Maria, Charles McGraw as Jeff Amboy, José Torvay as Pocoloco (as Jose Torvay), John Ridgely as Mr. Neley, Arthur Hunnicutt as Clayton Nordell, Sig Ruman as Hugo Wolfgang Ulrich, Otto Waldis as Fritz Harry Antrim as John MacReynolds, Lita Baron as Rosita, Tony Barr as Luis, Robert Cabal as Bracero, Frank Conlan as Postal Clerk, Miguel Contreras as Bracero, David Cota as Bracero, George L. Derrick as Bracero, Joe Dominguez as Bracero, Gerald Echaverria as The Padre, Henry A. Escalante as Mexican Sergeant, Elias Gamboa as Bracero, Martin Garralaga as Colonel Rafael Alvardo, Fred Graham as Leathercoat with motorcycle, Gordon Harris as Bandit, Al Haskell as Bracero, Samuel Herrera as Bracero, Rozene Jones as Señora, Jack Lambert as Chuck, Mitchell Lewis as Older Bracero, Manuel López as Mexican Lieutenant, Knox Manning as Narrator (voice), Paul Marion as One-Armed Man, Edwin Max as Doc Bryler, John McGuire as Norson, Immigration Officer, William 'Bill' Phillips as Jim, the Signalman, Jerry Riggio as Bracero, Charles Rivero as Bracero, Riley Sunrise as Bandit, Danilo Valente as Bracero, Lynn Whitney as Bella Amboy, Roque Ybarra as Bracero, Georgiana Young as Woman, Nedrick Young as Happy
Plot : Mexican also American federal government agents get down to a malicious gang exploiting illegal farm staff inside southern California.
Run Time : 94 min
Country : USA
Company : Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)

Jigsaw (1949)

Director : Fletcher Markle
Release Date : 1949
Genre : Crime, Drama, Film-Noir, Mystery
Cast : Franchot Tone as Howard Malloy, Jean Wallace as Barbara Whitfield, Myron McCormick as Charles Riggs, Marc Lawrence as Angelo Agostini, Winifred Lenihan as Mrs. Hartley, Doe Avedon as Caroline Riggs (as Betty Harper), Hedley Rainnie as Sigmund Kosterich, Walter Vaughan as District Attorney Walker (as Walter Vaughn), George Breen as Knuckles, Robert Gist as Tommy Quigley, Hester Sondergaard as Mrs. Borg, Luella Gear as Pet Shop Owner, Alexander Campbell as Pemberton, Robert Noe as Waldron, Alexander Lockwood as Nichols, Ken Smith as Wylie, Alan MacAteer as Museum Guard, Manuel Aparicio as Warehouse Guard, Brainerd Duffield as Butler Marlene Dietrich as Nightclub Patron, Henry Fonda as Nightclub Waiter, Brenda Frazier as Nightclub Patron, John Garfield as Loafer with Newspaper, Marsha Hunt as Mrs. Hartley's Secretary, Leonard Lyons as Newspaper Columnist, Fletcher Markle as Nightclub Patron, Burgess Meredith as Jack – Bartender, Everett Sloane as Sam the Milkman
Plot : New York Assistant District Attorney Howard Malloy investigates a chain of murders also uncovers an extremist group.
Run Time : 70 min
Country : USA
Company : Tower Pictures Inc.

Undertow (1949)

Director : William Castle
Release Date : 1949
Genre : Crime, Film-Noir, Thriller, Drama
Cast : Scott Brady as Tony Reagan, John Russell as Danny Morgan, Dorothy Hart as Sally Lee, Peggy Dow as Ann McKnight, Bruce Bennett as Det. Charles Reckling, Gregg Martell as Frost – Short Thug, Robert Anderson as Stoner – Tall Thug, Dan Ferniel as Gene (as Daniel Ferniel), Rock Hudson as Detective (as Roc Hudson), Charles Sherlock as Det. Cooper Bobby Barber as Tony, Marjorie Bennett as Wife at Reno Bar, Edward Clark as Drugstore Clerk, James Conaty as Gambler, Sayre Dearing as Gambler, Robert Easton as Fisher – Parking Lot Valet, George Eldredge as Pop, Franklyn Farnum as Passenger, Thomas Browne Henry as Police Capt. Kerrigan, Lewis Howard as Norm (formerly Specs), Donald Kerr as Craps Shooter, Anne P. Kramer as Telegraph Clerk, Perc Launders as Bartender, Forbes Murray as Passenger, Francis Pierlot as Husband at Reno Bar, Hugh Sanders as Dice Table Bettor, Almira Sessions as Miss Prentiss, Billy Wayne as Stickman, Smoki Whitfield as Sally's Servant
Plot : After personality unchained like prison, an ex-convict is framed since a murder. The mature person categories out to judge the…
Run Time : 71 min
Country : USA
Company : Universal International Pictures (UI)

Follow Me Quietly (1949)

Director : Richard Fleischer
Release Date : 1949
Genre : Crime, Film-Noir, Drama, Mystery
Cast : William Lundigan as Police Lt. Harry Grant, Dorothy Patrick as Ann Gorman, Jeff Corey as Police Sgt. Art Collins, Nestor Paiva as Benny, Charles D. Brown as Police Insp. Mulvaney, Paul Guilfoyle as Overbeck, Edwin Max as Charlie Roy aka The Judge, Frank Ferguson as J.C. McGill, Marlo Dwyer as Waitress, Archie Twitchell as Dixon (as Michael Branden), Douglas Spencer as Phony Judge Fred Aldrich as Detective at Briefing, Walden Boyle as Intern, Paul Bryar as Police Sgt. Bryce, Wanda Cantlon as Waitress, Maurice Cass as Bookstore Owner, Martin Cichy as Cop, Art Dupuis as Detective, Virginia Farmer as Woman in Bookstore, Robert Emmett Keane as Coroner, Nolan Leary as Larson, Michael Mark as Mr. Mark, Apartment Manager, Frank McCarroll as Detective with the Phony Judge, Howard M. Mitchell as Don the Bartender, Frank O'Connor as Policeman on Patrol, Lee Phelps as Detective at Line-up, Bert Stevens as Detective, Cy Stevens as Kelly, Police Lab Technician, Joe Whitehead as Ed
Plot : An passionate cop idiosyncrasies an elusive string killer who strangles his those who have the ailment on rainy nights.
Run Time : 60 min
Country : USA
Company : RKO Radio Pictures

Scene of the Crime (1949)

Director : Roy Rowland
Release Date : 1949
Genre : Crime, Film-Noir, Drama
Cast : Van Johnson as Mike Conovan, Arlene Dahl as Gloria Conovan, Gloria DeHaven as Lili, Tom Drake as Det. 'C.C.' Gordon, Leon Ames as Capt. A.C. Forster, John McIntire as Det. Fred Piper, Donald Woods as Bob Herkimer, Norman Lloyd as Sleeper, Jerome Cowan as Arthur Webson, Tom Powers as Umpire Menafoe, Richard Benedict as Turk Kingby, Anthony Caruso as Tony Rutzo, Robert Gist as P.J. Pontiac, Romo Vincent as Hippo, Tom Helmore as Norrie Lorfield, Caleb Peterson as Loomis, William Haade as Lafe Douque Bette Arlen as Girl with Sleeper, Lucille Barkley as Corinne, Michael Barrett as Gangster, Gregg Barton as Detective, Ray Bennett as Sheriff Kiesling, Sara Berner as Voice on Tape (voice), Margaret Bert as Woman at Crime Scene, Gladys Blake as Voice on tape (voice), Thomas E. Breen as Tim – Boy Witness, Harris Brown as Doctor, Jean Carter as Marlene, Douglas Carther as Sanitation Man, Mack Chandler as Man on Table, G. Pat Collins as Det. Edward Joseph Monigan, Jeff Corey as Man Arrested with Switchblade, Sayre Dearing as Nightclub Patron, Billy Dix as Gangster, Jimmie Dundee as Waiter Captain, Jimmy Dunne as Nightclub Patron, Franklyn Farnum as Nightclub Patron, Paul Fierro as Detective, Sam Finn as Nightclub Patron, Bess Flowers as Woman on Nightclub Dance Floor, Eddie Foster as Gangster, A. Cameron Grant as Man at Fol De Rol with Lili, Don Haggerty as Detective, Sam Harris as Nightclub Patron, Richard Irving as Doctor, Guy Kingsford as Ballistics Man, Mickey Kuhn as Ed Monigan, Jr., George Magrill as Detective, Allen Mathews as Detective, Mickey McCardle as Detective, Frank McClure as Nightclub Patron, Bill McCormick as Older Man, John McKee as Recording Man, Walter Merrill as Detective, Ralph Montgomery as Detective, Zon Murray as Gangster, Victor Paul as Young Punk, John Phillips as Doctor, William Phipps as Young Gun Owner, Allan Ray as Wounded Officer, Charles Regan as Nightclub Patron, Jeffrey Sayre as Manager of Fol-De-Rol, James R. Scott as Detective, Erin Selwyn as Hatcheck Girl, Jack Shea as Fighting Client, Mary Jane Smith as Molly – Witness, Billy Snyder as Gangster, Larry Steers as Nighclub Table / Dance Extra, Robert Strong as Police Stenographer, William Tannen as Detective, Forrest Taylor as Detective Captain, Ray Teal as Patrolman, Harry Tenbrook as Passerby, Marshall Thompson as Annoucer at Fol De Rol Club, Minerva Urecal as Woman at Crime Scene, Ernö Verebes as Wine Steward, Charles Wagenheim as Nervous Witness, Wilson Wood as Airport Gateman
Plot : Homicide undercover agent Mike Conovan investigates the adding of dude undercover agent Monigan…who apparrently was moonlighting because shield given that a bookie…
Run Time : 94 min
Country : USA
Company : Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)

Chicago Deadline (1949)

Director : Lewis Allen
Release Date : 1949
Genre : Drama, Film-Noir
Cast : Alan Ladd as Ed Adams, Donna Reed as Rosita Jean d'Ur, June Havoc as Leona Purdy, Irene Hervey as Belle Dorset, Arthur Kennedy as Tommy Ditman, Berry Kroeger as Solly Wellman, Harold Vermilyea as Jack Anstruder, Shepperd Strudwick as Edgar 'Blacky' Franchot, Dave Willock as Pig, Gavin Muir as G.G. Temple, John Beal as Paul Jean d'Ur, Tom Powers as Glenn Howard, Howard Freeman as Hotspur Shaner, Paul Lees as Bat Bennett, Margaret Field as Minerva, Harry Antrim as George Gribbe, Roy Roberts as Jerry Cavanaugh, Marietta Canty as Hazel Eric Alden as Reporter, Marie Blake as Telephone Operataor, Ralph Brooks as Reporter, Paul Bryar as Bartender, Douglas Carter as Waiter, Gordon Carveth as Marty, Helen Chapman as Girl, Harry Cheshire as Minister, Charles Cooley as Reporter, Jim Davies as Second, Dulcie Day as Woman, Sayre Dearing as Fight Crowd Extra, Jimmie Dundee as Thug Who Mugs Ed, Julia Faye as Nurse, Jack Gargan as Bartender, Jerry James as Reporter, Richard Keene as John Spingler, Kenner G. Kemp as Newspaper Worker, Phyllis Kennedy as Maid, Pat Lane as Assistant Undertaker, Celia Lovsky as Mrs. Schleffler, George Magrill as Handler, Carole Mathews as Miss Lee – Secretary, Bill Meader as Reporter, Ralph Montgomery as Reporter, Lyle Moraine as Reporter, Ottola Nesmith as Sister John, Jack Overman as Lou Horan, Ralph Peters as Taxi Driver, Tom Quinn as Party Guest, Hal Rand as Reporter, Joane Rexer as Specialty Act, Robert Rexer as Specialty Act, Jack Roberts as Handler, Leona Roberts as Maggie, Kasey Rogers as Marcia Grantland, Frances Sandford as Telephone Operator, Arthur Space as Detective Pete Peterson, Douglas Spencer as Charlie – Reporter, Clarence Straight as Nelson, Dirk Wayne Summers as Copyboy, Harland Tucker as Doctor, Archie Twitchell as Reporter, Joe Whitehead as Actor, Don Wilmot as Copyboy, Isabel Withers as Nurse
Plot : On Chicago's South Side writer Ed Ames finds the body of a without sensation girl. Her spot work leads to a…
Run Time : 86 min
Country : USA
Company : Paramount Pictures

A Woman's Secret (1949)

Director : Nicholas Ray
Release Date : 1949
Genre : Drama, Film-Noir, Mystery
Cast : Maureen O'Hara as Marian Washburn, Melvyn Douglas as Luke Jordan, Gloria Grahame as Susan Caldwell / Estrellita, Bill Williams as Lee Crenshaw, Victor Jory as Brook Matthews, Mary Philips as Mrs. Mary Fowler, Jay C. Flippen as Police Insp. Jim Fowler, Robert Warwick as Assistant District Attorney Roberts, Curt Conway as Doctor, Ann Shoemaker as Mrs. Matthews, Brook's Mother, Virginia Farmer as Mollie the Washburn Maid, Ellen Corby as Nurse who reads paper to Susan, Emory Parnell as Police Lieutenant at Desk C. Bakaleinikoff as Conductor – Studio Recording Session, Guy Beach as Policeman, Conrad Binyon as Tommy – Messenger Boy, Oliver Blake as Mr. Pierson, Raymond Bond as Dr. Ferris, Eddie Borden as Ship's Waiter, Tom Coleman as Policeman, James Conaty as Ship Dance Extra, Bert Davidson as Radio Director, Marcel De la Brosse as The French Baker, George Douglas as Policeman, Dan Foster as Stage Manager, Donna Gibson as Girl, John Goldsworthy as Harold, Matthews' Butler, Paul Guilfoyle as Radio Program Moderator, Alvin Hammer as Fred, Fowler's Assistant, John Laing as WLR Radio Announcer, Robert Malcolm as Bit Part, Rory Mallinson as Police Lt. Benson, Frank Marlowe as The Reporter, Alphonse Martell as Algerian Waiter, Ralph Montgomery as The News Photographer, Forbes Murray as Mr. Emory, Frederic Nay as Ship's Master of Ceremonies, Norman Nesbitt as Announcer, John Parrish as Prof. Paul Camelli, Lee Phelps as Police Clerk, District Attorney's Office, Bill Purington as Intern, Suzanne Ridgeway as Dance Extra, Jack Rourke as Announcer, Mickey Simpson as Policeman-Guard, Hospital Recovery Room, Ralph Stein as Mr. Harris, Evelyn Underwood as Girl, Loreli Vitek as Waitress, Charles Wagenheim as Algerian Piano Player, Lynn Whitney as Actress, Bernice Young as Nurse
Plot : Susan is laying inside the sanatorium also a bullet in the pipeline her heart. Marian has informed the watch that she shot…
Run Time : 84 min
Country : USA
Company : RKO Radio Pictures

The Crooked Way (1949)

Director : Robert Florey
Release Date : 1949
Genre : Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Film-Noir
Cast : John Payne as Eddie Rice / Eddie Riccardi, Sonny Tufts as Vince Alexander, Ellen Drew as Nina Martin, Rhys Williams as Lieutenant Joe Williams, Percy Helton as Petey, John Doucette as Sgt. Barrett, Charles Evans as Captain Anderson (as Charlie Evans), Greta Granstedt as Hazel Downs, Raymond Largay as Arthur Stacey, M.D., Harry Bronson as Danny, Hal Baylor as Coke (as Hal Fieberling), Don Haggerty as Hood, Jack Overman as Hood, Crane Whitley as Doctor Kemble / Off-Screen Narrator, John Harmon as Kelly, Garry Owen as Man from Green Acres Mortuary Frank Cady as Barnes, Undercover Man at Bar, Lester Dorr as Taxi Driver, Ross Elliott as Coroner, Tommy Ferguson as Gambling House Patron, Eddie Foster as Man Hiding Petey, Sumner Getchell as Man with Nina at Bar, Al Hill as Taxicab Driver, Esther Howard as Hotel Proprietess, Mike Lally as Roulette Croupier, Vera Marshe as Blonde Job Applicant, Thomas Martin as Casino Bartender, Barbara Pepper as Shooting Gallery Proprietress, 'Snub' Pollard as Newsboy, Frank Richards as Nick, Bailbondsman, Syd Saylor as Vendor, Charles Sullivan as Hamburger Stand Proprietor
Plot : War hero recovers loves amnesia & is confronted by his criminal past.
Run Time : 90 min
Country : USA
Company : Benedict Bogeaus Production