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Strange Alibi (1941)

Passed
63 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

In a pre-arranged set-up, a cop strikes his police-chief, is fired and infiltrates the mob but when the police-chief is murdered, the ex-cop is unable to prove his innocence and is left-out in the cold, on the wrong side of the law.
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Writers
Kenneth Gamet (screenplay) | Leslie T. White (from a story by)
Cinematographer
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Status
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Updated Apr 19, 1941

Release date
Apr 19, 1941 (United States)

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51 cast members
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Arthur Kennedy
Joe Geary Joe Geary   See fewer
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Joan Perry
Alice Devlin Alice Devlin   See fewer
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Jonathan Hale
Chief Sprague Chief Sprague   See fewer
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Charles Trowbridge
Governor Phelps Governor Phelps   See fewer
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Cliff Clark
Captain Reddick Captain Reddick   See fewer
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Stanley Andrews
Lieutenant-Detective Pagle Lieutenant-Detective Pagle   See fewer
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Wade Boteler
Captain Allen Captain Allen   See fewer
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Ben Welden
Durkin Durkin   See fewer
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Joe Downing
Benny McKaye Benny McKaye   See fewer
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Dick Rich
Big Dog Big Dog   See fewer
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Paul Phillips
Crips Vossen Crips Vossen   See fewer
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Joe King
Warden Morrell Warden Morrell   See fewer
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Paul Stanton
Prosecutor Prosecutor   See fewer
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Peter Ashley
Reporter (uncredited) Reporter (uncredited)   See fewer
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George Campeau
Man Leaving Katie's (uncredited) Man Leaving Katie's (uncredited)   See fewer
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Eddy Chandler
Quist - Prison Guard (uncredited) Quist - Prison Guard (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jack Cheatham
Guard in Warden's Office (uncredited) Guard in Warden's Office (uncredited)   See fewer
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Davison Clark
Rock Yard Guard (uncredited) Rock Yard Guard (uncredited)   See fewer
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Garrett Craig
Reporter (uncredited) Reporter (uncredited)   See fewer
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Eddie Foster
Convict (uncredited) Convict (uncredited)   See fewer
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John Hamilton
Judge in Geary Trial (uncredited) Judge in Geary Trial (uncredited)   See fewer
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Arch Hendricks
Det. Dave (uncredited) Det. Dave (uncredited)   See fewer
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Al Hill
Buzz - Loughlin's Telephone Room guard (uncredited) Buzz - Loughlin's Telephone Room guard (uncredited)   See fewer
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Max Hoffman Jr.
Charlie - Rock Yard Guard (uncredited) Charlie - Rock Yard Guard (uncredited)   See fewer
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William Hopper
Apartment House Clerk (uncredited) Apartment House Clerk (uncredited)   See fewer
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Douglas Kennedy
Reporter (uncredited) Reporter (uncredited)   See fewer
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Richard Kipling
Defense Attorney (uncredited) Defense Attorney (uncredited)   See fewer
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George Lloyd
Convict (uncredited) Convict (uncredited)   See fewer
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Howard M. Mitchell
Bailiff (uncredited) Bailiff (uncredited)   See fewer
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Philip Morris
Morris - 2nd Police Broadcaster (uncredited) Morris - 2nd Police Broadcaster (uncredited)   See fewer
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Louis Natheaux
Dealer at Katie's (uncredited) Dealer at Katie's (uncredited)   See fewer
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David Newell
Defense Attorney (uncredited) Defense Attorney (uncredited)   See fewer
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Wendell Niles
Niles - 1st Police Broadcaster (uncredited) Niles - 1st Police Broadcaster (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jimmy O'Gatty
Maxie - Roulette Croupier (uncredited) Maxie - Roulette Croupier (uncredited)   See fewer
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Pat O'Malley
Rock Yard Guard (uncredited) Rock Yard Guard (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ted Oliver
Visiting Room Guard (uncredited) Visiting Room Guard (uncredited)   See fewer
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Bob Perry
Laughlin's Telephone Room guard (uncredited) Laughlin's Telephone Room guard (uncredited)   See fewer
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Lee Phelps
Prison Yard Guard (uncredited) Prison Yard Guard (uncredited)   See fewer
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Herbert Rawlinson
King Carney (uncredited) King Carney (uncredited)   See fewer
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John J. Richardson
Taxi Driver (uncredited) Taxi Driver (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ralph Sanford
Police Officer (uncredited) Police Officer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jack Santoro
Milt - Laughlin's Guard (uncredited) Milt - Laughlin's Guard (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jeffrey Sayre
Assistant Defense Attorney (uncredited) Assistant Defense Attorney (uncredited)   See fewer
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Lee Shumway
Police Officer (uncredited) Police Officer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Frank Wilcox
Reporter (uncredited) Reporter (uncredited)   See fewer
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Charles C. Wilson
Police Desk Sergeant (uncredited) Police Desk Sergeant (uncredited)   See fewer
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Tom Wilson
Prison Yard Guard (uncredited) Prison Yard Guard (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jack Wise
Waiter (uncredited) Waiter (uncredited)   See fewer
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6.2 / 10 | 83 votes