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Escape from Crime (1942)

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51 min | Crime, Drama

Ex-con Red O'Hara becomes a daring news photographer, but his old ways get him into trouble.
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Writers
Raymond L. Schrock (screenplay) | Daniel Ahern (story "Picture Snatcher") (as Danny Ahearn)
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Updated Jul 25, 1942

Release date
Jul 25, 1942 (United States)

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35 cast members
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Richard Travis
Red O'Hara Red O'Hara   See fewer
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Julie Bishop
Molly O'Hara Molly O'Hara   See fewer
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Jackie Gleason
Screwball Evans (as Jackie C. Gleason) Screwball Evans (as Jackie C. Gleason)   See fewer
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Frank Wilcox
Cornell Cornell   See fewer
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Rex Williams
Slim Dugan Slim Dugan   See fewer
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Wade Boteler
Lieutenant Biff Malone Lieutenant Biff Malone   See fewer
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Charles C. Wilson
Reardon (as Charles Wilson) Reardon (as Charles Wilson)   See fewer
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Paul Fix
Dude Merrill Dude Merrill   See fewer
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John Hamilton
Rafferty Rafferty   See fewer
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Ann Corcoran
Belle Mason Belle Mason   See fewer
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Ben Taggart
Warden Kirby Warden Kirby   See fewer
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Murray Alper
Fingerprint Man's Assistant (uncredited) Fingerprint Man's Assistant (uncredited)   See fewer
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Harry Arras
Undetermined Role (uncredited) Undetermined Role (uncredited)   See fewer
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Hobart Bosworth
Chaplain (uncredited) Chaplain (uncredited)   See fewer
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Bill Edwards
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Jack Gardner
Joe (uncredited) Joe (uncredited)   See fewer
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Eddie Graham
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Creighton Hale
Durkin (uncredited) Durkin (uncredited)   See fewer
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John Harmon
Fingerprint Man (uncredited) Fingerprint Man (uncredited)   See fewer
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Lew Harvey
Mickey (uncredited) Mickey (uncredited)   See fewer
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Al Hill
Frankie (uncredited) Frankie (uncredited)   See fewer
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William Hopper
Hastings (uncredited) Hastings (uncredited)   See fewer
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Fred Kelsey
Prison Clerk at Execution (uncredited) Prison Clerk at Execution (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jack Kenney
Prison Runner (uncredited) Prison Runner (uncredited)   See fewer
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Hank Mann
Pete (uncredited) Pete (uncredited)   See fewer
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Frank Mayo
Sarge (uncredited) Sarge (uncredited)   See fewer
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Howard M. Mitchell
Death Chamber Doorkeeper (uncredited) Death Chamber Doorkeeper (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jack Mower
Police Captain Leading Gunfight (uncredited) Police Captain Leading Gunfight (uncredited)   See fewer
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Cliff Saum
Reporter at Execution (uncredited) Reporter at Execution (uncredited)   See fewer
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Charles Sherlock
Butch Medford (uncredited) Butch Medford (uncredited)   See fewer
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Elliott Sullivan
Prison Clerk with Prison Number (uncredited) Prison Clerk with Prison Number (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ray Teal
Dude's Gang Member (uncredited) Dude's Gang Member (uncredited)   See fewer
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Norman Willis
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Jack Wise
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5.9 / 10 | 192 votes