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Hoodlum Empire (1952)

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98 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

After WW2, ex-mobster war hero Joe Gray goes straight, to the dismay of his New York mob boss uncle who's afraid that his nephew will testify against his outfit before a Grand Jury.
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Director
Writers
Robert Considine (story) (as Bob Considine) (screenplay) (as Bob Considine) | Bruce Manning (screenplay)
Cinematographer
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Status
Edit Released
Updated Mar 5, 1952

Release date
Apr 15, 1952 (United States)

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59 cast members
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Brian Donlevy
Senator Bill Stephens Senator Bill Stephens   See fewer
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Claire Trevor
Connie Williams Connie Williams   See fewer
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Forrest Tucker
Charley Pignatalli Charley Pignatalli   See fewer
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Vera Ralston
Marte Dufour Marte Dufour   See fewer
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Luther Adler
Nick Mancani Nick Mancani   See fewer
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John Russell
Joe Gray Joe Gray   See fewer
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Gene Lockhart
Senator Tower Senator Tower   See fewer
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Grant Withers
Rev. Simon Andrews Rev. Simon Andrews   See fewer
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Taylor Holmes
Benjamin Lawton Benjamin Lawton   See fewer
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Roy Barcroft
Morris Draper Morris Draper   See fewer
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William Murphy
Pete Dailey Pete Dailey   See fewer
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Richard Jaeckel
Ted Dawson Ted Dawson   See fewer
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Don Beddoe
Senator Blake Senator Blake   See fewer
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Roy Roberts
Police Chief Tayls Police Chief Tayls   See fewer
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Richard Benedict
Silky Tanner Silky Tanner   See fewer
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Phillip Pine
Louis Barretti (as Philip Pine) Louis Barretti (as Philip Pine)   See fewer
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Damian O'Flynn
Ralph Foster Ralph Foster   See fewer
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Pat Flaherty
Mikkelson Mikkelson   See fewer
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Joe Bailey
FBI Agent Eckert (uncredited) FBI Agent Eckert (uncredited)   See fewer
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Whit Bissell
Filby - The Pickpocket (uncredited) Filby - The Pickpocket (uncredited)   See fewer
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Andy Brennan
Taxi Driver (uncredited) Taxi Driver (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ralph Brooks
Party Guest (uncredited) Party Guest (uncredited)   See fewer
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Mikel Conrad
Chunce (uncredited) Chunce (uncredited)   See fewer
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Tony Dante
Tommy (uncredited) Tommy (uncredited)   See fewer
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Don Michael Drysdale
Joe Gray's Boy (uncredited) Joe Gray's Boy (uncredited)   See fewer
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Matty Fain
Eddie Fostie (uncredited) Eddie Fostie (uncredited)   See fewer
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Elizabeth Flournoy
Miss Adams, Secretary (uncredited) Miss Adams, Secretary (uncredited)   See fewer
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Eddie Foster
Flowers Club Doorman (uncredited) Flowers Club Doorman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Don Haggerty
Mark Flynn (uncredited) Mark Flynn (uncredited)   See fewer
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Betty Hall
Pearl (uncredited) Pearl (uncredited)   See fewer
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John Halloran
Inspector Willard (uncredited) Inspector Willard (uncredited)   See fewer
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Thomas Browne Henry
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Gil Herman
Police Officer O'Neill (uncredited) Police Officer O'Neill (uncredited)   See fewer
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Douglas Kennedy
Henchman Brinkley (uncredited) Henchman Brinkley (uncredited)   See fewer
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Fred Kohler Jr.
German Soldier (uncredited) German Soldier (uncredited)   See fewer
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Mike Lally
Frankie, the Chauffeur (uncredited) Frankie, the Chauffeur (uncredited)   See fewer
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Paul Livermore
Mike (uncredited) Mike (uncredited)   See fewer
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George Magrill
Man at Bill's Speech (uncredited) Man at Bill's Speech (uncredited)   See fewer
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Sydney Mason
Burns (uncredited) Burns (uncredited)   See fewer
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Tom Monroe
Rocco (uncredited) Rocco (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ellanora Needles
Mrs. Ruth Stephens (uncredited) Mrs. Ruth Stephens (uncredited)   See fewer
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Dick Paxton
Elevator Operator (uncredited) Elevator Operator (uncredited)   See fewer
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John Phillips
Radio Commentator (uncredited) Radio Commentator (uncredited)   See fewer
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John Pickard
Detective (uncredited) Detective (uncredited)   See fewer
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Francis Pierlot
Uncle Jean (uncredited) Uncle Jean (uncredited)   See fewer
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Richard Reeves
Rollins (uncredited) Rollins (uncredited)   See fewer
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Suzanne Ridgway
Flowers Club Patron (uncredited) Flowers Club Patron (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ric Roman
Fergus (uncredited) Fergus (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jeffrey Sayre
Coin Collector-Counter (uncredited) Coin Collector-Counter (uncredited)   See fewer
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Sam Scar
Sporty (uncredited) Sporty (uncredited)   See fewer
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William Schallert
Inquiry Clerk (uncredited) Inquiry Clerk (uncredited)   See fewer
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Lee Shumway
U.S. Marshal (uncredited) U.S. Marshal (uncredited)   See fewer
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Sid Tomack
Meyers (uncredited) Meyers (uncredited)   See fewer
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Arthur Tovey
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George Volk
Finter (uncredited) Finter (uncredited)   See fewer
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Billie (uncredited) Billie (uncredited)   See fewer
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Stanley Waxman
Lonnie (uncredited) Lonnie (uncredited)   See fewer
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Floyd, Servant (uncredited) Floyd, Servant (uncredited)   See fewer
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5.9 / 10 | 176 votes