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Blackmail (1947)

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67 min | Action, Crime, Film-Noir

A private detective is approached by a wealthy entertainment executive to stop a blackmail scheme against him. Although he hasn't decided to take the job, the blackmailers believe that he already has, and he is marked for murder.See moreA private detective is approached by a wealthy entertainment executive to stop a blackmail scheme against him. Although he hasn't decided to take the job, the blackmailers believe that he already has, and he is marked for murder. Written by frankfob2@yahoo.com See less
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Writers
Royal K. Cole (screenplay) | Robert Leslie Bellem (original story) | Albert DeMond (additional dialogue)
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Updated Jul 24, 1947

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Jul 24, 1947 (United States)

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William Marshall
Daniel J. Turner Daniel J. Turner   See fewer
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Adele Mara
Sylvia Duane Sylvia Duane   See fewer
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Ricardo Cortez
Ziggy Cranston Ziggy Cranston   See fewer
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Grant Withers
Police Inspector Donaldson Police Inspector Donaldson   See fewer
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Richard Fraser
Antoine le Blanc Antoine le Blanc   See fewer
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Roy Barcroft
Spice Kellaway Spice Kellaway   See fewer
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George J. Lewis
Blue Chip Winslow Blue Chip Winslow   See fewer
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Gregory Gaye
Jervis (as Gregory Gay) Jervis (as Gregory Gay)   See fewer
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Eva Novak
Mamie Mamie   See fewer
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Bud Wolfe
Gomez Gomez   See fewer
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Joy Barlow
Nevada (uncredited) Nevada (uncredited)   See fewer
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John P. Barrett
Gambler (uncredited) Gambler (uncredited)   See fewer
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Mary Bayless
Secretary (uncredited) Secretary (uncredited)   See fewer
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Sayre Dearing
Roulette Player (uncredited) Roulette Player (uncredited)   See fewer
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Tom London
Tom - Cashier (uncredited) Tom - Cashier (uncredited)   See fewer
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Muni Seroff
Croupier (uncredited) Croupier (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ben Welden
Bartender (uncredited) Bartender (uncredited)   See fewer
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Robert J. Wilke
Policeman (uncredited) Policeman (uncredited)   See fewer
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5.9 / 10 | 130 votes