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Family Portrait (Season 1, Episode 13)
Not Rated
TV Episode | 30 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

When his partner in an investigation is killed, Lt. Frank Ballinger makes it a personal business to pin the crime on narcotics lord Sam Hinder. But, as Ballinger discovers, Hinder has an unusual reason for wanting to keep the police out of...See moreWhen his partner in an investigation is killed, Lt. Frank Ballinger makes it a personal business to pin the crime on narcotics lord Sam Hinder. But, as Ballinger discovers, Hinder has an unusual reason for wanting to keep the police out of his own personal business. Written by Jim Beaver See less
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Director
Writers
Fenton Earnshaw (story) | Lawrence B. Marcus (teleplay) (as Larry Marcus)
Cinematographer
Status
Edit Released
Updated Dec 20, 1957

Release date
Dec 20, 1957 (United States)
Awards
Series awards
1 nomination

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14 cast members
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Lee Marvin
Lt. Frank Ballinger Lt. Frank Ballinger   See fewer
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Jacques Aubuchon
Sam Hinder Sam Hinder   See fewer
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Christine White
Lucy Hinder Lucy Hinder   See fewer
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Walter Maslow
Joe Long Joe Long   See fewer
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Ron Hayes
Police Lt. Harry Summers Police Lt. Harry Summers   See fewer
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Morris Ankrum
Police Inspector Dean Police Inspector Dean   See fewer
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Hallene Hill
Aunt Millie Aunt Millie   See fewer
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Raymond Bailey
Hinder's Lawyer Hinder's Lawyer   See fewer
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Chet Stratton
Desk Clerk (as Chester Stratton) Desk Clerk (as Chester Stratton)   See fewer
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Barbara Knudson
Telephone Operator Telephone Operator   See fewer
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Peggy Leon
Hostess Hostess   See fewer
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Laurie Carroll
Jan Summers Jan Summers   See fewer
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Sid Melton
Eddie Lee Eddie Lee   See fewer
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Ed Herlihy
Opening Announcer (voice) (uncredited) Opening Announcer (voice) (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ratings Breakdown

8 / 10 | 18 votes