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Special Agent (1935)

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76 min | Crime, Drama

Newspaperman Bill Bradford becomes a special agent for the tax service trying to end the career of racketeer Alexander Carston. Julie Gardner is Carston's bookkeeper. Bradford enters Carston's organization and Julie cooperates with him to ...See moreNewspaperman Bill Bradford becomes a special agent for the tax service trying to end the career of racketeer Alexander Carston. Julie Gardner is Carston's bookkeeper. Bradford enters Carston's organization and Julie cooperates with him to land Carston in jail. An informer squeals on them. Julie is kidnapped by Carston's henchmen as she is about to testify. Written by Ed Stephan , A. Nonymous See less
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Writers
Laird Doyle (screen play) | Abem Finkel (screen play) | Martin Mooney (story idea)
Cinematographer
Sidney Hickox (photography) (as Sid Hickox)
Editor
Clarence Kolster (edited by)
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Edit Released
Updated Sep 14, 1935

Release date
Sep 14, 1935 (United States)

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53 cast members
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Bette Davis
Julie Gardner Julie Gardner   See fewer
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George Brent
Bill Bradford Bill Bradford   See fewer
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Ricardo Cortez
Alexander Carston Alexander Carston   See fewer
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Jack La Rue
Jake Andrews (as Jack LaRue) Jake Andrews (as Jack LaRue)   See fewer
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Henry O'Neill
District Attorney Roger Quinn District Attorney Roger Quinn   See fewer
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Robert Strange
Alec 'Waxy' Armitage Alec 'Waxy' Armitage   See fewer
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Joseph Crehan
Police Commissioner Police Commissioner   See fewer
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J. Carrol Naish
Joe Durell (as J. Carroll Naish) Joe Durell (as J. Carroll Naish)   See fewer
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Joe Sawyer
Ned Rich (as Joseph Sauers) Ned Rich (as Joseph Sauers)   See fewer
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William B. Davidson
Charlie Young (as William Davidson) Charlie Young (as William Davidson)   See fewer
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Robert Barrat
Chief of Internal Revenue Service Chief of Internal Revenue Service   See fewer
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Paul Guilfoyle
Williams Williams   See fewer
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Joe King
Agent Wilson (as Joseph King) Agent Wilson (as Joseph King)   See fewer
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Irving Pichel
U.S. District Attorney U.S. District Attorney   See fewer
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John Alexander
Arcade Manager (uncredited) Arcade Manager (uncredited)   See fewer
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Edwin Argus
Pinball Onlooker (uncredited) Pinball Onlooker (uncredited)   See fewer
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Frank Bruno
Carston's Henchman (uncredited) Carston's Henchman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Allan Cavan
122 Club Doorman (uncredited) 122 Club Doorman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Eddy Chandler
Policeman (uncredited) Policeman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Alan Davis
Reporter (uncredited) Reporter (uncredited)   See fewer
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John Dilson
Gus (uncredited) Gus (uncredited)   See fewer
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Lester Dorr
Gas Station Attendant (uncredited) Gas Station Attendant (uncredited)   See fewer
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Frank Fanning
Wilson's Driver (uncredited) Wilson's Driver (uncredited)   See fewer
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James Flavin
Agent Arresting Julie (uncredited) Agent Arresting Julie (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jerry Fletcher
Nelson (uncredited) Nelson (uncredited)   See fewer
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Eddie Hart
Policeman (uncredited) Policeman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Oscar 'Dutch' Hendrian
Carston's Henchman (uncredited) Carston's Henchman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Thomas E. Jackson
State Police Commander's Assistant (uncredited) State Police Commander's Assistant (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jerry Jerome
Julie's Second Kidnapper (uncredited) Julie's Second Kidnapper (uncredited)   See fewer
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John Kelly
Carston's Henchman (uncredited) Carston's Henchman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Milton Kibbee
Pinball Player (uncredited) Pinball Player (uncredited)   See fewer
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Mike Lally
Durell's Driver (uncredited) Durell's Driver (uncredited)   See fewer
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Tom Mahoney
Sergeant O'Melvany (uncredited) Sergeant O'Melvany (uncredited)   See fewer
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Larry McGrath
Federal Agent (uncredited) Federal Agent (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jack McHugh
Newsboy (uncredited) Newsboy (uncredited)   See fewer
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Charles Middleton
State Police Commander (uncredited) State Police Commander (uncredited)   See fewer
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Bob Montgomery
Carston's Henchman (uncredited) Carston's Henchman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Gene Morgan
Reporter (uncredited) Reporter (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jack Mower
Second Agent Arresting Julie (uncredited) Second Agent Arresting Julie (uncredited)   See fewer
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Louis Natheaux
Hotel Desk Clerk (uncredited) Hotel Desk Clerk (uncredited)   See fewer
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Billy Naylor
Mac (uncredited) Mac (uncredited)   See fewer
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Frank O'Connor
Policeman (uncredited) Policeman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Pat O'Malley
Roark (uncredited) Roark (uncredited)   See fewer
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Wheeler Oakman
Julie's Kidnapper (uncredited) Julie's Kidnapper (uncredited)   See fewer
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Garry Owen
Carston's Henchman (uncredited) Carston's Henchman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Lee Phelps
Court Clerk (uncredited) Court Clerk (uncredited)   See fewer
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John Quillan
Elevator Operator (uncredited) Elevator Operator (uncredited)   See fewer
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Herbert Skinner
Henry (uncredited) Henry (uncredited)   See fewer
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Martha Tibbetts
Hotel Telephone Operator (uncredited) Hotel Telephone Operator (uncredited)   See fewer
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Emmett Vogan
Thompson (uncredited) Thompson (uncredited)   See fewer
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Lucille Ward
Mrs. White (uncredited) Mrs. White (uncredited)   See fewer
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Huey White
Carston's Henchman (uncredited) Carston's Henchman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Douglas Wood
Federal Judge (uncredited) Federal Judge (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ratings Breakdown

7.1 / 10 | 600 votes