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The Spider (1945)

Approved | | Crime, Film-Noir, Mystery | December 1945 (USA)
An ex-cop who is now a private detective is hired by a woman to be the go-between in retrieving an important envelope from her partner. The detective has the partner come to his apartment ... See full summary »

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(as Robert Webb)

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(play), (additional dialogue) | 3 more credits »
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Cast overview, first billed only:
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Chris Conlon
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Delilah 'Lila' Neilsen, alias Judith Smith
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Ernest, alias The Great Garonne
John Harvey ...
Burns
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Mihail Barak
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Henry
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Det. Lt. Walter Castle
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Wanda Vann, neighbor
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Det. Tonti
Margaret Brayton ...
Jean, Police Records Clerk
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Florence Cain
Harry Seymour ...
Ed, the Bartender
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Henri Dutrelle, Hotel Manager
Odette Vigne ...
Mrs. Dutrelle
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Officer Johnny Tracy
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An ex-cop who is now a private detective is hired by a woman to be the go-between in retrieving an important envelope from her partner. The detective has the partner come to his apartment to give him the envelope, but someone sneaks into his apartment and strangles her while the detective is in another room. Fearful that the police will suspect him of the murder, he brings the woman's body back to her own apartment, but the police find out and suspect him of the murder anyway. He must find out who is framing him for the murder and why, before the police catch him. Written by frankfob2@yahoo.com

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December 1945 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

A Aranha  »

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(Western Electric Mirrophonic Recording)

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1.37 : 1
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