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Postal Inspector (1936)

Postal inspectors track down money stolen from a railroad car.

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Inspector Bill Davis
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Connie Larrimore
Michael Loring ...
Charlie Davis
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Wallis Clark ...
Inspector Gil Pottle
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Inspector Gene Richards
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'Butch'
Guy Usher ...
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Billy, The Boy (as Billy Burrud)
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Ritter
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Grumpy
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Man calming crowd in night club
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Postmaster General
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Postal inspectors track down money stolen from a railroad car.

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The Daring Exploits of Secret Agents of the Mail Service!

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Crime | Drama

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16 August 1936 (USA)  »

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Inspetor Postal  »

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Music by Irving Actman
Lyrics by Frank Loesser
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Good Fun
8 March 2008 | by See all my reviews

Postal Inspector (1936)

*** (out of 4)

A city is being ravished by a flood when a group of criminals (including Bela Lugosi) decide to steal three million from the post office, which gets the postal inspector (Richard Cortez) involved. I was really shocked to see how much I liked this little film that has some wonderful comic moments dealing with various ways people get ripped off and the ending was full of great action. The special effects of the city being ripped apart by water were all very well done, although some stock footage was used. An interesting note was that this was Lugosi's final film for Universal under his Dracula contract.


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