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Heroes in Blue (1939)

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61 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

Gangster Moran gives Joe Murphy several thousand dollars to bet on a horse race, the horse wins and Joe takes off with the money. Moran informs Mike Murphy, Joe's father, that no harm will come to Joe if Mike doesn't interfere with the ...See moreGangster Moran gives Joe Murphy several thousand dollars to bet on a horse race, the horse wins and Joe takes off with the money. Moran informs Mike Murphy, Joe's father, that no harm will come to Joe if Mike doesn't interfere with the robbing of stores on his beat. Joe's policeman brother, Terry Murphy, learns of the plot and sets out to free his father and brother of Moran's threats. Written by Les Adams See less
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Charles Williams (screenplay) (as C.B. Williams) (story "Detective First Class") (as C.B. Williams) | Charles W. Curran (story "Detective First Class") (as Charles Curran)
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Updated Nov 7, 1939

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Nov 7, 1939 (United States)

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16 cast members
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Dick Purcell
Terry Murphy Terry Murphy   See fewer
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Charles Quigley
Joe Murphy Joe Murphy   See fewer
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Frank Sheridan
Mike Murphy Mike Murphy   See fewer
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Julie Warren
Kathleen Kathleen   See fewer
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Lillian Elliott
Mrs. Murphy Mrs. Murphy   See fewer
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Ray Bennett
Blackie (uncredited) Blackie (uncredited)   See fewer
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Joe Caits
Henchman (uncredited) Henchman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Davison Clark
Police Official (uncredited) Police Official (uncredited)   See fewer
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Monte Collins
Moe (uncredited) Moe (uncredited)   See fewer
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Paul Fix
Henchman (uncredited) Henchman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Kenneth Harlan
Miller (uncredited) Miller (uncredited)   See fewer
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Robert Homans
Police Officer (uncredited) Police Officer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Lafe McKee
Watchman (uncredited) Watchman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Al Thompson
Man at Race Track (uncredited) Man at Race Track (uncredited)   See fewer
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5.1 / 10 | 43 votes