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Dangerous Mission (1954)

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75 min | Action, Film-Noir, Mystery

A policeman tries to protect a young woman against a hit man, when she flees New York after witnessing a mob killing.
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Director
Writers
Horace McCoy (screen play) (story) | W.R. Burnett (screen play) | Charles Bennett (screen play) | James Edmiston (story)
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Cinematographer
William E. Snyder (as William Snyder)
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Updated Feb 25, 1954

Release date
Mar 6, 1954 (United States)

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43 cast members
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Victor Mature
Detective Matt Hallett Detective Matt Hallett   See fewer
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Piper Laurie
Louise Graham Louise Graham   See fewer
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William Bendix
Chief Forest Ranger Joe Parker Chief Forest Ranger Joe Parker   See fewer
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Vincent Price
Paul Adams Paul Adams   See fewer
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Betta St. John
Mary Tiller Mary Tiller   See fewer
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Harry Cheshire
Mr. Elster Mr. Elster   See fewer
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Steve Darrell
Katoonai Tiller Katoonai Tiller   See fewer
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Walter Reed
Ranger Dobson Ranger Dobson   See fewer
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Marlo Dwyer
Mrs. Elster Mrs. Elster   See fewer
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Dennis Weaver
Pruitt, Ranger Clerk Pruitt, Ranger Clerk   See fewer
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Trevor Bardette
Kicking Bear Indian Chief at Schoolhouse (uncredited) Kicking Bear Indian Chief at Schoolhouse (uncredited)   See fewer
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Helen Brown
Ms. Thorndyke (uncredited) Ms. Thorndyke (uncredited)   See fewer
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Charles Cane
Charlie Barrett (uncredited) Charlie Barrett (uncredited)   See fewer
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John Carlyle
Bellhop (uncredited) Bellhop (uncredited)   See fewer
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Robert Carraker
Traskins (uncredited) Traskins (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jack Chefe
Party Caterer (uncredited) Party Caterer (uncredited)   See fewer
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James Conaty
Party Guest / Dancer (uncredited) Party Guest / Dancer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Kem Dibbs
Johnny Yonkers (uncredited) Johnny Yonkers (uncredited)   See fewer
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Anne Dore
Woman (uncredited) Woman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Roy Engel
Hume, Fisherman Fiinding Adams' Car (uncredited) Hume, Fisherman Fiinding Adams' Car (uncredited)   See fewer
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Bess Flowers
Party Guest Descending Stairs (uncredited) Party Guest Descending Stairs (uncredited)   See fewer
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Fritz Ford
Hawthorne (uncredited) Hawthorne (uncredited)   See fewer
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Wymer Gard
Cobb (uncredited) Cobb (uncredited)   See fewer
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Frank Griffin
Tedd (uncredited) Tedd (uncredited)   See fewer
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Grace Hayle
Mrs. Alvord (uncredited) Mrs. Alvord (uncredited)   See fewer
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Chester Jones
Porter (uncredited) Porter (uncredited)   See fewer
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Kenner G. Kemp
Hotel Guest (uncredited) Hotel Guest (uncredited)   See fewer
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Mike Lally
Fletcher (uncredited) Fletcher (uncredited)   See fewer
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Virginia Linden
Mrs. Brown (uncredited) Mrs. Brown (uncredited)   See fewer
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Chester Marshall
Bellhop (uncredited) Bellhop (uncredited)   See fewer
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Bert Moorhouse
Battaglia, pianist (uncredited) Battaglia, pianist (uncredited)   See fewer
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Craig Moreland
Firefighter (uncredited) Firefighter (uncredited)   See fewer
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Richard Newton
Young Boone (uncredited) Young Boone (uncredited)   See fewer
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James Porter
Ranger (uncredited) Ranger (uncredited)   See fewer
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Steve Rowland
Parking Attendant (uncredited) Parking Attendant (uncredited)   See fewer
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Sammy Shack
Firefighter (uncredited) Firefighter (uncredited)   See fewer
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George Sherwood
Mr. Jones (uncredited) Mr. Jones (uncredited)   See fewer
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Maureen Stephenson
Mrs. Jones (uncredited) Mrs. Jones (uncredited)   See fewer
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Bert Stevens
Hotel Guest / Indian Ceremony Attendee (uncredited) Hotel Guest / Indian Ceremony Attendee (uncredited)   See fewer
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Russell Thorson
Downriver Radio Operator (uncredited) Downriver Radio Operator (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ralph Volkie
Firefighter (uncredited) Firefighter (uncredited)   See fewer
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Bill White Jr.
Hotel Clerk (uncredited) Hotel Clerk (uncredited)   See fewer
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Frank Wilcox
Jeremiah Kern (uncredited) Jeremiah Kern (uncredited)   See fewer
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5.7 / 10 | 492 votes