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After Midnight with Boston Blackie (1943)

Approved  |   |  Crime, Drama, Mystery  |  18 March 1943 (USA)
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Blackie is arrested when retrieving stolen gems from a safety deposit box for a friend.

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Blackie is arrested when retrieving stolen gems from a safety deposit box for a friend.

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Fiction's Famous Rascal In New Hair Raising Perils

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Crime | Drama | Mystery

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(TCM print) (copyright length)

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(Western Electric Mirrophonic Recording)

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1.37 : 1
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It's the only time that the name of Chester Morrie's character is mentioned, Horatio. See more »

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Follows The Return of Boston Blackie (1927) See more »

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Bridal Chorus (Here Comes the Bride)
(1850) (uncredited)
from "Lohengrin"
Written by Richard Wagner
Sung a cappella by Jan Buckingham with modified lyrics (Here Comes the Groom)
In the score at the wedding
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Diamond trouble again...
9 February 2014 | by (Greece) – See all my reviews

There's Boston Blackie again getting mixed up with other people's diamonds: an old pal from jail days, who's just been released himself, asks him to collect the very valuable diamonds he'd stolen and hidden in order to secure his daughter's future. But, of course, there are other crooks as well who want to get their hands on the jewels - and so, there are the familiar chases again, Blackie's caught once more by Inspector Faraday in front of an open safe; arrests, escapes, murders... And which day out of all does he (or rather, the gang that tries to track him and the diamonds down) pick for all those asphalt jungle adventures? His friend's, the Runt's wedding day! So you can just guess how many times the ceremony is delayed... until a VERY surprising ending!

Another very entertaining - and VERY inventive on the part of the authors! - Boston Blackie tale, with Chester Morris in GREAT shape: this time he even does a short black face comedy to get into the top gangster's house! And all this hokum mixes surprisingly well with some 'tougher' crime movie moments; a great treat not only for 'Boston Blackie' addicts!


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