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Bank Alarm (1937)

 -  Crime | Drama | Romance  -  7 June 1937 (USA)
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An investigator tries to find a gang responsible for a rash of bank robberies. What he doesn't know is that his sister is the girlfriend of the gang's ringleader.

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Eleanor Hunt ...
Vince Barnett ...
Wheeler Oakman ...
Joe Karlotti
Nat Carr ...
Frank Milan ...
Jerry Turner
Wilma Francis ...
Kay O'Connor
William L. Thorne ...
Police Inspector J. C. Macy (as William Thorn)
Charles Delaney ...
Henchman Duke
Phil Dunham ...
Leon Curtis, Bank Clerk (as Philip Dunham)
Sidney D'Albrook ...
Coroner (as Syd D'Albrook)
Pat Gleason ...
Henchman Barney
Wilson Benge ...
Overman, Bank Bookkeeper
Henry Roquemore ...
Nevada Sheriff
Ed Schaefer ...
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An investigator tries to find a gang responsible for a rash of bank robberies. What he doesn't know is that his sister is the girlfriend of the gang's ringleader. Written by frankfob2@yahoo.com

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THEY SMASHED A MILLION DOLLAR CRIME RING! (original ad -all caps0 See more »

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Crime | Drama | Romance

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7 June 1937 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Alerte aux banques  »

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21 March 2006 | by (Vancouver) – See all my reviews

Bank Alarm is a pretty straightforward, pull no punches actioner that pits a married (nice!) couple of a G-Man and (yes) G-Woman, against a counterfeit money ring. The bad guys you see, popped the counterfeiter of the money they are planning to distribute. (thanks to the descriptions of 5! Count em! 5! Newspaper headlines we get to see), The G-People, as I like to call them, methodically step by step, follow the pieces of the puzzle until the end until it's somewhat predictably conclusion. Actually, this is so straightforward, there's hardly any suspense happening, But still, it does have it's moments, but I could have done away with the lame comedy bits provided by Vince Barnett.


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